Raisin Energy Snacks
4 egg whites (or 2 whole eggs)
1/4 cup sugar
4 teaspoons vegetable oil
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
1-2/3 cups plain no added fat or low fat granola (see note below)
1 cup Sun-Maid Natural Raisins
3 tablespoons toasted wheat germ
3 tablespoons raw sunflower kernels
4 tablespoons sesame seeds
In a large bowl, BEAT egg whites and sugar with whisk until smooth.
BEAT in oil, cinnamon and extract.
STIR in remaining ingredients; blend well.
Generously COAT 13 x 9-inch baking pan with nonstick cooking spray.
TURN raisin mixture into pan; pat to even layer.
BAKE at 300 F for 20 to 25 minutes or until golden brown. Cool 5 minutes in pan. Loosen edges with spatula and invert onto wire rack to cool completely.
CUT into 4 dozen bite-sized pieces.
STORE in an airtight container or pack in small plastic bags for on-the-go snacking.
*If granola is in large clusters, place in plastic bag and crush with rolling pin before measuring.
Snack Mix: Combine Raisin Snacks with one or more of the following: Sun-Maid Dried Apricots or Dried Apples, roasted almonds, peanuts or cashews, banana chips.
Tip: When there is not time to sit down to breakfast, bag these Raisin Snacks for a good breakfast on the go.
Makes 4 dozen bite-size pieces.
*Recipe and image courtesy of Sun-Maid.*