Homemade Granola Bar Recipe

Homemade Granola Bar Mix in a Jar for a Healthy DIY Food Gift



one 1 quart jar 

2 ½ cups old fashioned rolled oats

½ cup whole almonds, coarsely chopped

¼ cup brown sugar

¼ tsp salt

½ cup unsweetened dried cranberries

1/3 cup dark mini chocolate chips


In a small bowl combine the brown sugar and salt. 

Layer the ingredients in the following order in a jar:

– brown sugar mixture 

– rolled oats

– almonds 

– mini chocolate chips 

– dried cranberries


Print the recipe tag on card stock and cut out. 

Attach the tag to the jar. 

Decorate the jar as you wish. 


To make the bars, in a small saucepan place 1/3 cup of honey, ¼ cup of butter and 1 tsp vanilla extract. 

Cook over low heat, whisking constantly until the butter is melted. 

In a bowl add the entire jar of granola bar mix. 

Add the butter mixture and mix to combine. 

Firmly press the mixture into an 8×8 inch baking pan lined with parchment paper. 

Bake in preheated oven at 325°F for 40-50 minutes or until golden. 

Refrigerate overnight then slice and serve.



Download link: Homemade Granola Bar Mix Gift Tag

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