Swann House, Historic Dupont Circle Inn
Swann House Granola: Breakfast-Brunch
Prep time:2 hours
1 1/2 cups Chopped Dates
4 Very Ripe Bananas
1/2 cup Brown Sugar
1 tablespoon Vanilla
1 teaspoon Cinnamon
1/3 cup Hot Water
Dried Fruit & Nuts
8 cups Old Fashioned Oats
Mix first 7 ingredients together in a food processor, gradually adding chopped dates to form a puree.
Coat the oats thoroughly and spread about 1/2 inch thick onto a cookie sheet.
Bake at 250 degrees stirring every 30 minutes for a total cooking time of 1 1/2 - 2 hours. Oats should be golden, but not too crunchy.
Chop your favorite dried fruits and nuts and mix with cooled oats. Serve with plain yogurt and fresh berries!