Raw Oat and Nut Bars
Keep a batch of these bars in your freezer for when you need a nutritious snack option on-the-go. Filled with healthy fats and fibre, these bars will keep you feeling satisfied between meals, without the sugar overload.
Recipe by Georgia Houston from GH Nutrition
Prep time: 10 min
Freeze time: 2 hrs
Makes 15 slices
1 1⁄2 cups rolled oats
1 1⁄2 cups puffed rice
1⁄2 cup shredded coconut
1/3 cup raw almonds, slithered
200g dried cranberries
1⁄2 cup almond butter
1⁄2 cup honey
All ingredients sourced from Market Health Food at the Fyshwick Markets.
Line a 20x30cm pan with baking paper, ensuring that the paper extends above the edges of the pan.
Combine oats, puffed rice, coconut, almonds and dried cranberries in a medium mixing bowl.
Place almond butter and honey in a small saucepan over medium-low heat. Cook, stirring, for 3 minutes or until mixture is combined. Add to dry mixture and stir well to combine.
Press mixture into pan and place in the freezer for 2 hours or until firm. When ready, cut into bars.