Turmeric Golden Granola
We Love being golden whether it’s the color of flowers or sunshine. Golden always puts a smile and naturally it's a happy color. In addition turmeric is vibrant and golden.
Turmeric is a powerful super spice! This medicinal spice helps with inflammation throughout your body. This in turn helps with 2 of our most important bodily functions; digestion and a healthy immune system.
Allow this deliciously kid approved ‘Golden Granola’ to be an introduction to this magical spice.
Prep Time - 1 hour
Servings - 2 cups
- Small bowl
- Medium bowl
- Table and teaspoon
- Mason jar for storing
- Baking sheet or wax paper
- 2 cups gluten-free oats
- 1 tbsp coconut oil (sun melted)
- 3 tbsp smooth tahini
- 2-3 tbsp pure maple syrup
- 1 teaspoon of each powder; turmeric, ginger, cardamon, cinnamon
- 2 pinches of sea salt
Warm your coconut oil in a small bowl and place in direct sunlight for 20 mins, if you live somewhere warm. Otherwise place in a warm oven on a low temperature of 170. NINJA WARNING: when using hot items ask an adult for help, especially when removing the oil from the oven
Preheat your oven at 275 degrees
Whisk all your ingredients EXCEPT the oats in your medium bowl. They should be smooth and it should have a beautiful golden color.
Next is the fun! With your hands mix the oats and wet ingredients until the oats are fully covered.
On a baking sheet spread your granola evenly, not allowing big balls or clumps of granola. We recommended pushing it flat.
Place in the oven for 15 minutes than move your granola around so it evenly cooks.
Bake for another 15 minutes than remove and let cool for 30 minutes to an hour.
Store in your mason jar and enjoy. (this can be a dry storage item)