Crunchy Berry Parfait

Crunchy steel-cut oats are a great addition to this whole-grain-packed homemade granola. Perfect for a breakfast in bed!

Ingredients

Granola
1/4 Cup maple syrup
2 Tablespoons honey
2 Tablespoons canola oil
1 1/2 Teaspoons vanilla extract
1 Cup steel-cut oats
1 Cup old-fashioned oats
1/4 Cup wheat germ
1/4 Cup flax seeds
1 Cup sliced almonds

Parfait
4 Cups low-fat vanilla yogurt
2 Cups Driscoll's Blackberries, Blueberries and/or Raspberries

  • Serves 4
  • Breakfast

Method

Preheat oven to 175°C. Lightly grease rimmed baking tray. 

Whisk together maple syrup, honey, oil and vanilla in a large bowl. Combine steel-cut oats, old-fashioned oats, wheat germ, flax seeds and almonds in a medium bowl. Add oat mixture to maple syrup mixture and stir until evenly coated. Spread mixture on prepared baking sheet.

Bake about 25 minutes or until crisp and golden, stirring every 10 minutes.

Make 2 layers of 1/2 cup yogurt, 1/4 cup granola and 1/4 cup berries in a parfait or wine glass. Repeat with remaining yogurt, berries and granola.

Note: The granola recipe makes 4 cups granola. Store remaining in air-tight container.

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