Chewy No Bake Granola Bars


These granola bars are easy and delicious. They taste just like the store-bought chewy kind. My husband asks me to make these at least once a week!

Original recipe makes 2 dozen granola bars


1 cup rolled oats
1 cup steel-cut oats
1 cup crispy rice cereal
1/2 cup chopped mixed dried fruit
1/2 cup chopped almonds
1/4 cup butter
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup honey
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1/2 cup mini chocolate chips

  • PREP

    10 mins

  • COOK

    5 mins


    1 hr 15 mins


  1. Grease a 9×13-inch baking dish.
  2. Mix rolled oats, steel-cut oats, rice cereal, dried fruit, and almonds together in a large bowl.
  3. Melt butter in a saucepan over medium heat; add brown sugar, honey, and vanilla extract. Whisk until sugar is completely dissolved, about 2 minutes. Pour over oat mixture; stir to combine.
  4. Spread oat mixture into prepared baking dish. Press chocolate chips into top. Refrigerate until chilled, about 1 hour.


Calories: 119 kcal
Carbohydrates: 18.4 g
Cholesterol: 5 mg
Fat: 4.7 g
Fiber: 1.5 g
Protein: 2 g
Sodium: 25 mg