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Homemade Chewy Chocolate Chip Granola Bars ~ No baking

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Want to make healthy, no bake granola bars at home? You control the ingredients. No preservatives. No weird additives.

This recipe is our favorite and it's fully customizable. Make it your own!

Our favorite no bake chewy granola bar recipe:

Tips

You don't have to follow the recipe exactly. You can adjust the amount of butter or sugar (they will still be good if you cut both of those ingredients in half! But they will be less cohesive and will turn out more crumbly.)

If you adjust the sugar or butter and yours don't stick together, just eat it as granola. It's so good! And easy!  This is the best and easiest soft chewy granola bar recipe.


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  1. I never thought to put in Rice Krispies but these look good. I love our granola but haven't tried making bars yet, thanks for sharing.

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  2. I will be trying this as well! I love to try new granola recipes

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  3. Those look yummy! I'm going to try them today. Did you use reg oat or quick? I'm guessing regular. Thanks for the recipe!

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  4. Hi. I use regular oats. I'm sure you could use quick oats but they wouldn't have quite the same texture. I bet they'd taste good though. :)

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  6. This looks so yum!! I especially love that there's no baking needed. Happy SITS Saturday Sharefest!!!

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  7. Thanks for sharing this. I'm going to give it a try!

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  8. These were so yummy! We added cranberries, chocolate chips, and raisins to ours. Also my 3 year old decided he wanted to make granola balls so we formed them by hand set them on a cookie sheet.
    I am making a new batch today and we are actually making bars this time. Not sure of extra add ins yet.
    Thanks for the great recipe!

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  9. We eat a lot of granola bars! This sounds like a great recipe the kids can "help" mommy make!! (no hot surfaces!) Thank you for sharing!

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  10. I made this recipe as posted, plus chocolate chips, cranberries, and roasted almonds. It came out REALLY sweet! Holy crumbs! I'm used to Kashi's dark chocolate cherry granola bars, and this was like a sugar punch in the face. Plus, sadly the chocolate chips did melt quite a bit, though not completely, which only added to the sweetness as there was sugary chocolate spread throughout.

    I think the amount of butter and honey are good, but I'll definitely cut back on the sugar next time. Thank you for the recipe. I'm very happy to be able to make my own granola bars.

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  11. Granola Getaways recipes will usually cost you less and be healthier than prepackaged granolas available from grocery and health food stores.

    All Natural Granola

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  12. I just made these for our camping trip this weekend. I didn't have honey so I used syrup and I didn't have rice krispies so I used Honey Bunches of Oats with Almonds and added chocolate chips. They are fantastic!

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