In my house we use granola more than for topping yogurt or eating with milk. It's a way to transform breakfast, snack time, and dessert into something special. Granola is something you can feel good about eating because those whole grains help fill you up and keep you going all day long.
Granola and all the ways to use it are perfect for summer road trips, lunchbox snacks, cozy desserts … do you get what I'm saying? The point is, granola is for any time, any place.
We've gathered together some of our favorite granola recipes to help get you set for the days ahead when you definitely will need something to crunch on. Whether you like to make your own granola or dress up a favorite like Van's Blueberry Walnut Granola, there's a recipe here for you.
We love granola because it's so utterly customizable. There's really no going wrong when using granola, so let the seasons and your mood be your inspiration. Dried fruits, spices, or chocolate - it's all good. And when it comes to using that granola, we've got you covered with the very best recipes this side of the cereal aisle.
Grab a spoon and get ready for granola bliss with these 11 granola recipes!
Granola French Toast
Granola French toast adds crunch to your favorite brunch dish. The soft-crisp contrast is amazing!
Breakfast Sweet Potato Nachos
Breakfast nachos. Do we really need to say more? These bites take granola to a whole other level.
Gluten Free Almond Joy Granola
Love coconut and chocolate? This gluten free almond joy granola will be your new favorite recipe.
Chocolate Raspberry Frozen Yogurt Bites
Perfect for hot months, these chocolate raspberry frozen yogurt bites are just the thing for nutritious summer snacking.
Homemade Chewy Granola Bars
Homemade chewy granola bars are easy to make and slip into a lunchbox or picnic basket so easily!
Banana Nut Granola Smoothie Bowl
We love smoothie bowls and this banana nut granola smoothie bowl is full of cozy flavor that reminds us of our favorite banana bread.
Gluten Free Granola Mini Cheesecakes
Granola isn't just for dessert! Add some crunch factor with these gluten free granola mini cheesecakes.
Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Granola Bars
Oatmeal raisin cookie granola bars take the favorite cookie and brings it into a healthier, more wholesome snack.
Apricot granola is filled with warm spices to add some zest to any morning.
Nutella Almond Granola
We'll never be over the Nutella trend. This Nutella almond granola keeps it going, no matter the season!
Homemade Chocolate Coconut Granola Bars
These homemade chocolate coconut granola bars might seem decadent, but they're full of wholesome goodness.
Megan is known for her commitment to eating local, fresh food and leading a well-fed life, as documented on her blog, Stetted. Around these parts, though, she's known for her commitment to phenomenal breakfast recipes.
-- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.