Recipes

Choco spice protein granola

Are you a fan of breakfast cereal but are tired of store-bought versions loaded with additives and sugar? Make your own chocolate granola at home with healthy ingredients! This recipe is packed with nourishing components that will fuel your energy and become a real treat for every breakfast or snack occasion.

Preparation: 5 minutes
Baking: 20 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 200g rolled oats
  • Pinch of sea salt
  • 1 tablespoon Dutch cocoa powder
  • ½ scoop Essablend Choco spice protein
  • 20g shredded coconut
  • 40g extra virgin olive oil
  • ¼ cup honey
  • A small handful of peanuts or your favorite nuts/seeds

 

Method:

  1. Preheat the oven to 165°C.
  2. In a large bowl, combine the rolled oats, a pinch of sea salt, Dutch cocoa powder, Essablend protein, shredded coconut, and nuts/seeds.
  3. In a separate bowl, mix the olive oil with honey, then pour the wet ingredients into the dry mixture. Thoroughly combine the dry and wet ingredients.
  4. Spread the mixture evenly on a parchment paper-lined baking sheet. Ensure it's not too thick to achieve a crunchy texture.
  5. Bake for 20 minutes or until the granola is golden brown and crispy. Occasionally flip the mixture to ensure even baking.
  6. Remove from the oven and let it cool.

 

Now you can enjoy this healthy and delicious chocolate granola! Serve it with your favorite milk or yogurt and savor a homemade, nutritious breakfast or snack. The combination of chocolate and cinnamon in this granola perfectly complements each other, making it a guaranteed new favorite!

Store it in an airtight container or box for freshness.