Toasted ‘carrot cake’ muesli

Toasted 'carrot cake' muesli Easy Food

Serves 8-10

400g pure gluten-free oats
4 large carrots, peeled and coarsely grated
2 tbsp chia seeds
4 tbsp pumpkin seeds
3 tsp cinnamon
Pinch of nutmeg
6 tbsp maple syrup
4 tsp olive oil

  1. Preheat the oven to 160°C/140°C fan/gas mark 3 and line a large rimmed baking tray with parchment paper. In a large mixing bowl, combine the oats, carrots, chia and pumpkin seeds and stir together.
  2. Add the cinnamon and a generous pinch of nutmeg.
  3. Stir together the maple syrup and olive oil, then mix in until all of the dry ingredients are coated. Taste and add more spices as desired.
  4. Spread the mixture evenly onto the prepared tray and bake in the oven for 30-35 minutes, stirring occasionally, until golden brown.
  5. Remove from the oven and leave to cool completely before storing.

Per Serving 241kcals, 6.9g fat (1.2g saturated), 39.5g carbs, 9g sugars, 6.8g protein, 5.3g fibre, 0.024g sodium

Recipe courtesy of Aoife Howard