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Nut and fruit breakfast bites

6
6
5
SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
15 min
Prep
15 min
Cook
0 min
Serves
16
Difficulty
Easy
This recipe strikes that perfect balance of sweet and savory by incorporating sugar, honey, ground cinnamon, oats, and chopped walnuts, plus your favorite dried fruit. These bars will fuel you up before a long day of work or school, and you can make enough in one pan that will last you all week. Pair one or two of these crunchy, chewy bites with nonfat yogurt or a piece of fruit and you've got a great breakfast on the run.

Ingredients

Reduced-calorie margarine

cup(s), soft

Sugar

cup(s)

Honey

¼ cup(s)

Ground cinnamon

½ tsp

Dried mixed fruit

1¼ cup(s), such as raisins, apples and cranberries

Uncooked quick oats

1 cup(s)

Uncooked old fashioned oats

1¾ cup(s), coarsely crushed

Chopped walnuts

¼ cup(s)

Instructions

  1. Combine margarine, sugar and honey in a saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture comes to a boil; boil for 1 minute. Remove from heat; stir in remaining ingredients.
  2. Press mixture into the bottom of a 9-inch square baking pan coated with cooking spray. Allow to cool and then cut into 16 pieces. Store in a covered container in the refrigerator.