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
– 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