Every week we pull together some great Canadian recipes from Canadian food bloggers around the web featuring one main ingredient or dish. This week, FBC members got inspired and shared 35 Granola recipes so you'll have lots of breakfast ideas!

Collage of granola recipes

The phrase "there is something for every taste" is more accurate than ever when we talk about granola. Raisins. No raisins. Oats, rolled old-fashioned or instant? Almonds, peanuts, coconut, chocolate, dried strawberries... or is it apricots? The options are virtually infinite!

Catering to the different tastes in your household is not hard when it comes to this mix of grains, nuts, dried fruits, and seeds. As you'll see in the examples below, you can have a basic recipe whose add-ons change with each family member's preferences and/or mood.

And granola's versatility goes beyond its actual ingredients. It offers a wide array of options when it comes to incorporating it into different meals throughout the day. If you are a breakfast-bowl type of person, then you'll probably sprinkle your yogurt and fruits with the crunchy cereal. Or maybe you prefer to take it to the office for a mid-morning guilt-free snack. Breakfast for dinner? Bring the granola onto that chia pudding!

Since you probably want to keep your granola game interesting, we've put together 35 granola recipes from FBC members who gave their own unexpected twist to their homemade cereal.

Granola Roundup

By Food Bloggers of Canada

  • Nut Free Maple Coconut Granola Clusters

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    These delicious [Nut-free Maple Coconut Granola Clusters](https://delightfuladventures.com/nut-free-maple-coconut-granola-clusters/) are perfect to have for breakfast or for snacking on in the afternoon. All it takes is simple ingredients you probably already have in your cupboards. From **Delightful Adventures**.

  • The Ultimate Granola

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    Why is this [The Ultimate Granola](https://www.slicedginger.com/home/2018/2/16/the-ultimate-granola)? Because it is the best basic granola recipe and from here you can go wild by adding/switching ingredients after it's baked to give it a whole different feel each morning! From **Sliced Ginger**.

  • Choose Your Own Adventure Gluten-Free Granola

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    The base for this [Choose Your Own Adventure Granola](http://www.sondibruner.com/2015/10/04/choose-your-own-adventure-gluten-free-granola/) is a basic gluten-free and vegan recipe, but the idea is that you let loose and tailor it to your heart’s content. From **Sondi Bruner**.

  • Pecan Brown Butter Granola

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    This award-winning healthy [Pecan Brown Butter Granola](https://foodmeanderings.com/brown-butter-granola/) gets its nice caramel flavour from the brown butter, is chock-full of healthy stuff like sunflower seeds, oats, wheat germ, sesame seeds, chia, and coconut, minus the preservatives. From **Food Meanderings**.

  • Lazy Girl’s Granola

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    If you love breakfast but it has to be easy, it has to taste good and hopefully also has to be healthy, enter this [Lazy Girl’s Granola](http://www.ashleighgrange.com/lazy-girls-granola/) that includes pumpkin seeds, almonds, sesame seeds and more! From **Ashleigh Grange**.

  • Coconut & Almond Granola

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    This [Coconut & Almond Granola](https://www.cookinginmygenes.com/coconut-almond-granola/) is a blend of coconut, almonds, and oats with a touch of cinnamon, honey, and almond butter. It makes a delicious breakfast PLUS it is a great gift for those you know would appreciate it. From **Cooking In My Genes**.

  • Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    This [Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola](https://www.crumbtopbaking.com/dark-chocolate-peanut-butter-granola/) has only 8 ingredients and bakes up sweet, salty and delicious in just 20 minutes. The hardest part will be letting it cool before you eat it! From **Crumb Top Baking**.

  • Low Fat Granola

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    Oats, coconut, wheat germ and more make up this [Low Fat Granola](http://eatwhatyousow.ca/2017/09/19/low-fat-vegan-gluten-free-granola/), whose oil content has been reduced by 3/4, and the sugar by about 1/3. From **Eat What You Sow**.

  • Chocolate-Orange Buckwheat Granola

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    Who doesn’t love that chocolate-orange blend? And when it’s combined with fragrant coconut oil, toasty coconut flakes, and nutty almonds, it makes for an easy homemade [Chocolate-Orange Buckwheat Granola](https://lauriesadowski.com/2017/05/06/chocolate-orange-buckwheat-granola/) big on flavor and crunch. From **Laurie Sadowski**.

  • Cinnamon Scented Granola

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    This [Cinnamon Scented Granola](http://debbiesdish.com/cinnamon-scented-granola/) is special because it is full of good protein, enough to get you through the morning without your stomach grumbling a half hour later, or feeling faint because of loaded refined sugar. From **Debbie's Dish.**

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