This post is sponsored by The Quaker Oats Company, but all opinions are my own.
I’ve tried a lot of different store bought and homemade granola recipes and this Slow Cooker Homemade Honey Cinnamon Granola made with Quaker® Old Fashioned Oats is still my family’s favorite. It has just the right amount of sweetness and cinnamon. I try to have some of this homemade granola on hand at all times. My son LOVES it and would eat it every day if he could.
I first got the recipe for Slow Cooker Homemade Honey Cinnamon Granola from one of my son’s friends’ mom after she served it for them as a snack one time when he was at their house. It’s delicious and oh so easy! Over the years I have tweaked the recipe to reduce the amount of sugar significantly. I have also modified the recipe so that it can be made in the slow cooker. I’m not sure why I haven’t tried it before – I’ve mainly kept to soups and stews in the slow cooker but this granola will be done before you know if with very little hands on effort.
I like that this recipe is made with so many nutritious ingredients like Quaker Old Fashioned Oats, wheat germ, flax seed, and almonds. By making my own granola I know just what’s in each batch and feel good serving it to my family because of that.
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My slow cooker homemade honey cinnamon granola makes a large batch. I store it in an airtight container and we enjoy it as a snack, in a bowl with milk and dried fruit, or layered in a parfait glass with yogurt and cut up fresh fruit. Or when the holidays come around, it makes a great homemade food gift too!
I hope you’ll give my Slow Cooker Homemade Honey Cinnamon Granola a try – enjoy!