Chewy Granola Bars Recipe

Chewy Granola Bars picture


Preparation Time20 MinCooking Time25 Min
Ready In45 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexJust EnjoyCuisine
VegetarianMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Butter/Margarine1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Shortening1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Lightly packed light brown sugar1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Vanilla extract1 Teaspoon
 Flour1 1⁄3 Cup (21.33 tbs)
 Baking soda1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Cinnamon1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Milk1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Granola cereal1 2⁄3 Cup (26.67 tbs)
 Raisins1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Flaked coconut1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Semisweet chocolate pieces6 Ounce (1 Package Or 1 Cup)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 6046 Calories from Fat 2218

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 257 g396%

Saturated Fat 151.5 g757.7%

Trans Fat 6.7 g

Cholesterol 338.1 mg

Sodium 2010.7 mg83.8%

Total Carbohydrates 906 g302%

Dietary Fiber 50.5 g202.1%

Sugars 529.9 g

Protein 78 g155.2%

Vitamin A 34.3% Vitamin C 9.2%

Calcium 59% Iron 128.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Line a 15-1/2" x 10-1/2" x 1 "jelly roll pan with aluminum foil; set aside.
Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C).
In a large mixer bowl, cream butter or margarine, shortening, brown sugar, egg and vanilla.
Combine flour, baking soda, salt and cinnamon.
Add alternately with milk to creamed mixture.
Stir in cereal, raisins, coconut and chocolate pieces.
Spread batter evenly in prepared pan.
Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until done.
Cool in pan completely.
Invert pan and remove.
Peel off foil.
Cut into bars.