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Fruit 'n' Nut Granola

 Fruit 'n' Nut Granola
The combination of crunchy nuts and chewy fruit makes this granola a hit for breakfast or snacking. It's packed with lots of ingredients that taste great. —Sue Hochhalter-Broyles, Rapelje, Montana
9 ServingsPrep: 20 min. Bake: 35 min. + cooling


  • 4 cups old-fashioned oats
  • 1 cup nonfat dry milk powder
  • 1 cup chopped dried mixed fruit
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/4 cup toasted wheat germ
  • 3 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1/2 cup canola oil
  • 1 teaspoon McCormick® Pure Vanilla Extract
  • 1/2 cup raisins


  • In a large bowl, combine the oats, milk powder, fruit, walnuts, wheat
  • germ and cinnamon.
  • In a small saucepan over medium heat, bring brown sugar and water to
  • a boil. Remove from the heat; stir in oil and vanilla until mixed.
  • Pour over oat mixture and toss to coat. Pour into a 15-in. x 10-in.
  • x 1-in. baking pan.
  • Bake at 275° for 35-45 minutes. Stir in raisins. Cool, stirring
  • occasionally. Store in an airtight container. Yield: 7 cups.