Cacao seedy protein granola!

Bonjourno jellybabies,

Nothing seedy about this recipe, in fact it’s really quite easy peassssy!

Ever since I was little I feel like granola has always been a mystery. Ok, sounds bizarre I know. BUT, on the one hand it’s shown as a health food, whereas on the other it’s the sugar filled enemy?

So, to avoid any unwanted confusion or stress, I decided to quite simply make my own. Using quite simply, the most simple ingredients. Shall I say simple again? No? Ok… Moving on. As I am all about getting protein in EVERY concoction, I thought why not get some cheeky protein powder involved!

So, here is my Cacao Seedy Protein Granola recipe! Hope you enjoy!

 

Serves 10

Per serving – 168 kcals, 19g carbs, 6g fat, 9g protein 

Ingredients

  • 200g rolled oats
  • 40g MyProtein Soy chocolate protein powder (you can use normal protein powder!)
  • 2tbsp melted coconut oil
  • 30g agave nectar
  • 20g cacao nibs
  • 20g mixed seeds
  • 150ml water

Method

  1. Preheat the oven to 180C
  2. Combine together the oats, and protein powder
  3. In a microwaveable dish, melt your coconut oil for 30 – 45 seconds
  4. Add the coconut oil, water and agave nectar to your dry ingredients and mix together. You want it to be like a wet muesli texture!
  5. Tip the granola onto two baking sheets and spread equally.
  6. Bake for 10 – 15 minutes and remove from oven.
  7. Here mix in your cacao nibs and mixed seeds, and continue to bake for a further 10- 15 minutes!
  8. Remove from oven and allow to cool!
  9. NOW ENJOOOY. I love it with some yoghurt, frozen yoghurt or just some milk!

 

 

Additional add ins could also be nuts, chocolate chips, mini marshmellows, dried fruits etc!

Lots of love,

Anna xxx

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