Recipe of the Month – June 2021
Chewy Granola Bars
As prepared by Danielle Cowen, Summit’s Food Service Director
Yield 12 bars
Oats- 2/3 cup
Almonds- 1/3 cup
Pecans- ¼ cup
Simple Syrup- ¼ cup (equal parts sugar/water cooked until sugar dissolves)
Butter- ½ stick
Marshmallow- 2 cup
Vanilla Extract- 2 tsp
Dried Cranberries- ½ cup
Rice Krispy Cereal- ½ cup
- Toss oats, almonds, pecans, and simple syrup together. Toast in an oven at 350F for 8-10minutes.
- Melt marshmallow, butter, and vanilla extract over low heat on the stove.
- In a bowl, mix oat mixture, melted marshmallow, dried fruit, and Rice Krispy cereal. Press into a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper. Allow to cool. Cut into 12 bars and enjoy.