Fruit Butter Granola | Healthy Breakfast Option

Feeling like a change and wanting to use up the fruit butter I made, I decided to turn my hand to making fruit butter granola. This is a great variation for home-made breakfast.

Fruit Butter Granola
Fruit Butter Granola
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When Dave and I started travelling overseas on a regular basis we invested in a UK Sim Card. My friend Talya got it for us so it was registered in her name and with her address. We kept the SIM in an old phone but when Dave upgraded his phone we decided the card should go into what was now his old phone. This meant getting a new mobile number and I am now the registered user. I call this our UK phone and once a month it gets turned on. We have to send a SMS every 60 days to keep the card active. It is easier to just do this in the first week of the month so I don’t forget. I bring the phone with me to work as each time it gets turned on there are updates. I just cannot believe how many!

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And as it is an android phone you cannot delete half of the Applications. Updating is always a good idea. I made the same granola recipe for more than 10 years before changing it up a bit. For the past 2 years I have made toasted muesli but as they say, a change is as good as a holiday. And this recipe for fruit butter granola is really good. I only made a small batch in case it did not work out but this weekend I am going to make more. I will double the recipe to make use of all the pear and lemon butter I made. And then I shall have an excuse to make more fruit butter. Do you make home-made granola? And if so, how often do you change your recipe?

Fruit Butter Granola

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Fruit Butter Granola

If you have an excess of fruit butter, this granola is the perfect way to use it up
Recipe Category: Breakfast
All Rights Reserved: an original recipe from Lavender and Lime


  • 330 g rolled oats
  • 35 g molasses bran
  • 80 g sunflower seeds
  • 75 g pumpkin seeds
  • 55 g pecan nuts broken up
  • 50 g desiccated coconut
  • 25 g linseeds
  • 10 mls ground cinnamon
  • 80 g coconut oil
  • 200 g fruit butter
  • 70 g cranberries
  • 15 g goji berries


  • Preheat the oven to 165° Celsius
  • Place the oats, bran, seeds, nuts, coconut and ground cinnamon into a mixing bowl
  • Stir to combine
  • Place the oil into a sauce pan and melt over a lot temperature
  • Add the fruit butter and melt to combine
  • Pour into the oat mixture and stir to coat the ingredients
  • Tip onto a lined baking tray and place into the oven for 15 minutes
  • Remove and mix before returning to the oven for a further 15 minutes
  • Remove and mix in the berries
  • Return to the oven and turn it off
  • Leave for 1 hour to dry out
  • Store in an airtight container
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9 thoughts on “Fruit Butter Granola | Healthy Breakfast Option

  1. Granola is one of my favorites for breakfast and for snacks, what a wonderful idea to add your pear and lemon butter, must have been amazing!

  2. I do like granola although sometimes I get annoyed because it take me so long to eat with it being so chewy. This recipe sounds very good.

  3. I do make quite a bit of home made granola and I think I do need to change it up a bit. I do change the dried fruit and seeds here and there. This looks delicious.

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