Italian Pete's Italian Honey Granola

Italian Pete's Italian Honey Granola

(5 servings)    Printable Version
  • 2 cups rolled oats
  • 1/4 cup light brown sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup golden raisins
  • 1/3 cup slivered almonds
  • 4 Tablespoons (1/2 stick) unsalted butter
  • 4 Tablespoons honey
You're gonna have fun with this.

Preheat an oven to 325 degrees F.

In a bowl, combine your oats, sugar, cinnamon, raisins and almonds, and toss to mix. In a saucepan over low heat, melt the butter, add the honey and stir to blend. Pour over the oat mixture and stir to blend.

Spread the granola out on a baking sheet and bake until golden and crunchy, 25 to 30 minutes. Cool to room temperature before serving.


This granola is delicious for breakfast. Serve with yogurt and the season's best fruits. Stored in an airtight container, the granola will keep up to 10 days.

Mr Breakfast would like to thank Mr Breakfast for this recipe.

Comments About This Recipe
What do you think of Italian Pete's Italian Honey Granola?
Overall Average Rating = 4 (out of 5)
Based on 4 votes.


From Daphne
Rating (out of 5):  

This was so awesome! I used coconut oil instead of butter. I LOVE THIS STUFF!

Comment submitted: 6/27/2013 (#16080)



From Fran
Rating (out of 5):  

Delicious granola. Tastes like the one served at the Marriott hotel's Sunday brunch.

Comment submitted: 2/4/2013 (#15134)



From NancyP
Rating (out of 5):  

I make this ALL the time. I bake the granola until gently browned, stirring often. I add Craisens (or raisins) after baking, stir them in a allow to cool. I have used olive oil instead of butter and for lower sugar, leave out the brown sugar.

Comment submitted: 10/5/2010 (#11334)



From Miss Micah

Roasted/toasted almonds produce a chemical that has been linked with cancer. I'd put in chopped, raw almonds and dried fruit AFTER you bake it.

Comment submitted: 1/26/2007 (#1323)



From Monalisa
Rating (out of 5):  

Didn't come out well cooked but burned! Rasins were totally burned, but the oats and almonds tasted good . -Monalisa

Comment submitted: 11/7/2006 (#658)





Comment On This Recipe:

Enter Your Review or Comments Here:



Rate This Recipe:


Rotten Pretty Bad Okay Very Good Awesome

I Prefer Not To Rate This Recipe


Security Question:
Please type the name of the cereal below.

Please type the name of this cereal in the space to the right

Please enter the name of the cereal to the left:








See All 90 Recipes For Homemade Cereals


Connect With Mr Breakfast:

Mr Breakfast At FaceBook
Mr Breakfast On Twitter
Mr Breakfast On Pinterest




Make Your Own Custom Cereal Box
Create & Print a Custom Cereal Box for your homemade cereal!