Pecan Raisin Bars

Looking for a tasty grab-and-go snack or breakfast option made with healthy oats, nuts, and raisins? Make a batch of these and store in an airtight container for up to two weeks.

This recipe serves: 16

Ingredients

1 1/2 cups rolled oats

Vegetable cooking spray

1 egg

1 egg white

1 cup light brown sugar, packed

1 tablespoon vegetable oil

1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1/4 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

2/3 cup raisins

1/4 cup chopped pecans

1 tablespoon flour

Cooking instructions

1. Heat the oven to 350° F. Spread the oats on a baking sheet and toast, stirring occasionally until oats are browned, about 15 minutes. Remove from the oven and set aside.

2. Reduce the oven to 325° F. Cover an 8- by 11-inch baking pan with foil and then spray with vegetable cooking spray.

3. Whisk the egg, egg white, brown sugar, oil, cinnamon, salt, and vanilla extract together in a large bowl. Stir in the oats, raisins, pecans, and flour.

4. Spread the batter in the prepared pan and bake until golden brown, about 30 to 35 minutes. Remove the pan from the oven and place on a wire rack to cool. Slice into 16 bars and serve.

Serving Size: 1 bar

Nutritional information

Number of Servings: 16

Per serving

Calories 81

Carbohydrate 12 g

Fat 3 g

Fiber 1 g

Protein 2 g

Saturated Fat 0 g

Sodium 51 mg