Salted Maple Cherry Oat Granola

Sweet & Salty

Add this crispy-chewy granola to your favorite snacks.

This Salted Maple Cherry Oat Granola has the perfect sweet-salty balance. The nuts and seeds provide a nice crunch, the coconut chips become golden, and the cherries add the perfect chewy-sweet-tart element .

This is great for acai bowls, chia bowls, yogurt parfaits, or can be a delicious addition to your favorite snacks!

Salted Maple Cherry Oat Granola

Servings 10
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes


  • Lined baking sheet
  • Saucepan
  • Airtight container for storage


  • 2 cups old fashioned oats
  • ¾ cup dried cherries
  • ½ cup raw cashews (chopped)
  • ½ cup raw almonds (chopped or sliced)
  • ½ cup coconut chips
  • ¼ cup raw sunflower seeds
  • cup maple syrup
  • cup coconut oil
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ½ tsp cinnamon
  • 1 Tahitian vanilla bean


  • Preheat the oven to 275 degrees.
  • Combine old fashioned oats, cashews, almonds, sunflower seeds, coconut chips, and cinnamon in a large bowl. Mix well.
  • Heat maple syrup, coconut oil, salt, and vanilla bean paste in a small saucepan on low for 5 mins and whisk.
  • Pour wet ingredients into dry ingredients and stir well. Be sure to incorporate the liquid that has fallen to the bottom of the bowl.
  • Transfer the ingredients to a lined baking sheet and spread into one even layer.
  • Place the baking sheet into the oven and bake for a total of 30 mins. Be sure to mix ingredients ½ way into baking to ensure the ingredients are cooking evenly.
  • Allow to cool for 45 minutes before adding the dried cherries.
    Granola being poured into a glass bowl.
  • Place in an airtight container and enjoy for 2-3 weeks!



Substitutions: You may want to substitute the nuts and seeds for a different variety or use other dried fruit. You can customize this recipe and make it your own! 
Course: Breakfast, Dessert, Snack
Keyword: Acai bowl, Cherry, Granola, Healthy, Maple, Morning routine, Oats, Salted, Salted Maple Cherry Oat Granola

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