Granola. Everyone’s heard of it. But there’s so much more to it than a simple snack bar or something to mix with yogurt. Don’t believe me? Take a look at these simple granola recipes (and give them a try) to see just how wrong you are.
1. Toss Into A Salad
Tired of those boring pecans or walnuts just sitting in your salad? Wake up: Granola will instantly add life to your leafy greens.
2. Swap In For Sprinkles
Dress up your favorite cupcakes with some sweet (or even savory!) granola for a unique twist. Birthdays will never be the same.
3. Jack Up Your Holiday Stuffing
Source: Flickr user angela n.
These days Thanksgiving stuffing can include just about anything, so why not throw in your favorite granola for a new kick of flavor?
4. Use It To Revolutionize Crispy Chicken
Source: Flickr user dno1967b
Breadcrumbs are out, granola is in. And much more interesting.
5. No Cereal? No Problem
Source: Flickr user SweetOnVeg
Disaster: You wake up (probably too early) to find that you’re out of your favorite nutty, crunchy breakfast food. Relax! Just add some milk to a bowl of granola. Boom.
6. Power Up Your Pancakes Or Waffles
Source: Flickr user amberdegrace
Toss your fave granola into the batter, impress everyone with your improvisation and change breakfast forever.
What’s your favorite creative way to use granola in a recipe? Let us know in the comments below!