Superfood Granola Bars

Ingredients:
1 C rolled oats, organic and gluten free
½ C almonds, chopped
¼ C pepitas
¼ C cashews, chopped
¼ C millet
3 Tbsp. Nutiva Organic Hempseeds
1 Tbsp. Nutiva Organic Chia Seeds
2 Tbsp. sunflower seeds
2 Tbsp. oat groats
¼ c organic raisins
¼ c organic dried cranberries
2 Tbsp. dates, mashed
5 Tbsp. Brown Rice Syrup
1 Tbsp. almond butter
1 Tbsp. maple syrup
3 Tbsp. Nutiva Organic Coconut Oil
1 tsp. salt

Directions:
1. Preheat oven at 325 degrees.
2. Mix all dry ingredients (except dates, brown rice syrup, almond butter, maple syrup and oil) in a large bowl.
3. Put all the following ingredients in a pan and warm: mashed dates, brown rice syrup, almond butter, maple syrup and oil, until mixed.
4. Add wet ingredients to dry and stir thoroughly. Adjust moisture with added coconut oil.
5. Line baking pan with parchment paper and press mixture into pan evenly. Press firmly to make a flat surface.
6. Bake for 25 minutes and cool.
Flip upside down, or gentle slide off paper and cut into 12 bars, let cool to harden.

A sweet and nutty treat to truly sustain your energy!

Shanna

Chef at Nutiva
Shanna Rader, Nutiva's Staff Chef, is an enthusiastic foodie. Inspired by world travels, Shanna has been developing various styles of cooking for over 20 years.
With creativity and warmth she creates fresh and healthy meals to inspire and nourish others. She’s an advocate for plant-based diet, holistic nutrition, superfoods and living with joy!
“I have a passion to bring people together around healthy creative and delicious foods.”

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