Recipes — seasonal

Lavender Lemon Pistachio Olive Oil Cake

Lavender Lemon Pistachio Olive Oil Cake

This wonderfully citrusy cake is a scrumptious treat to celebrate a special occasion, or to lift your spirits with sunshiny flavor! Our Lemon Pistachio Granola is the secret ingredient in this dessert, adding nutty flavor and tasty texture. Makes 1 cake, serves 8-10 1 ¼ cups extra-virgin olive oil plus more for brushing 1 ⅓ cups whole milk 3 large eggs 2 tsp vanilla extract 1 tbsp lemon zest, plus more for serving 1 tbsp lemon juice 1 tbsp lavender buds 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 ½ cups granulated sugar 1 tsp salt ½ tsp baking soda ½ tsp baking powder 2 Cups Michele’s Lemon Pistachio Granola, lightly crumbled...

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Doubly Oaty Chocolate Milkshake

Doubly Oaty Chocolate Milkshake

We upped the oaty ante and truly transformed the goodness of whole grain oats into a special treat by blending our Original Granola with Unsweetened Oat Milk from our friends at Elmhurst. Enjoy sipping and sharing this chocolatey shake!     Makes 4 servings 1 cup Elmhurst Unsweetened Oat Milk 1/4 cup Michele's Original Granola, plus additional for topping 3 cups vanilla non-dairy ice cream ¾ cup chocolate syrup (we used Santa Cruz Organic) 3 cups ice cubes Whipped cream, sprinkles, other toppings if desired In a blender, combine all ingredients. Blend on high for 30 seconds or until the...

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Sweet and Savory Snack Mix

Sweet and Savory Snack Mix

Who doesn't love a crunchy, sweet and savory snack mix? This tasty blend includes classic ingredients, like rice square cereal and Worcestershire sauce, along with some more surprising additions like our chunky, almond-filled Almond Butter Granola! Serve it in a bowl, or serve it in individual snack-sized ramekins or bags to safely share with a crowd. 1 ½  tsp smoked paprika 1 tsp garlic powder ¼ tsp cumin ½  tsp cayenne pepper ¼ tsp salt 2 tbsp Worcestershire sauce * 1 tbsp honey * ¼ cup coconut oil 3 cups Michele’s Almond Butter Granola 1 cups mini pretzels ½ cup...

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Strawberry Cheesecake Bars

Strawberry Cheesecake Bars

Once you've tried an oaty, nutty, buttery granola crust made with our Original Granola, you'll never make another graham cracker crust again. But these dense, creamy strawberry cheesecake bars are an indulgent treat you'll definitely want to make over and over! Makes 16 Bars Crust 2 cups Michele’s Original Granola, finely ground 6 tbsp butter, melted 2 tbsp granulated sugar   Strawberry Cheesecake Filling 2 lbs fresh strawberries, cleaned and cut in half ¾ cup granulated sugar 16 oz cream cheese, softened 1 oz package, unflavored gelatin powder Fresh strawberries, for garnish Michele’s Original Granola, for garnish Preheat the oven to...

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