Want some sweets for your sweetheart?  Bake them up some homemade strawberry chocolate granola bars!  Great for a decadent, sneaky snack or to sweep your sweetie off their feeties.

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INGREDIENTS

Base:

  • 2 cups McCabe’s True Original granola
  • ¾ cup shelled pistachios
  • 4 tablespoons agave nectar
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • 2 bananas
  • 1½ teaspoons vanilla

Topping:

  • ½ cup McCabe’s True Original granola
  • ¼ cup chopped pistachios
  • 2 tablespoons chia seeds
  • ¼ cup dark chocolate chips
  • 1 cup fresh strawberries, hulled and quartered
  • ¼ cup of unsweetened almond milk
  • ¼ teaspoon cinnamon

INSTRUCTIONS

Base:

  1. Preheat oven to 350°.
  2. Line 9 x 9 baking pan with parchment paper, lightly grease with coconut oil
  3. Add all ingredients into food processor until completely combined and wet, this may take several minutes.
  4. Pour into prepared pan and smooth out with off set spatula until evenly spread.
  5. Bake for 8-10 minutes.

Topping:

  1. Combine ingredients in medium bowl and stir to combine.
  2. Removing pan from oven, spread topping evenly over and lightly press down into the base.
  3. Bake an additional 15 minutes