Peanut Butter Coconut Oil Granola

Last Updated on December 20, 2023 by Ellen Christian

Looking for a granola recipe with coconut oil? Try this delicious peanut butter coconut oil granola recipe for a great way to start the day.

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Peanut butter coconut oil granola

Peanut Butter Coconut Oil Granola

Only a few more days and my son will be home for the summer. Actually, since he’s a senior this year, he’ll be home period. Now, more than ever I need to have options for a quick, healthy breakfast. 

While there are a few cold cereal brands I buy occasionally, I much prefer to make my own healthy cereal at home. This peanut butter coconut oil granola is one of my favorites.

Peanut butter and coconut are a delicious combination. I made it a little bit healthier by adding coconut oil to the mix as well. Coconut oil has been said to help increase the good cholesterol in your body and who doesn’t need a little bit of that?

After that, you can add whatever else you like from pumpkin seeds to raisins. You could add dehydrated apples, walnuts, and dried cranberries as well. It’s entirely up to you.

Peanut butter coconut oil granola

This is a great healthy breakfast for those days you’re short on time. Add a sliced banana to the top for even more yum. If you enjoy the taste of peanut butter and coconut together, you’ll want to make this recipe today.

Of course, most recipes that call for peanut butter can easily be made with another type of nut butter if you have a peanut allergy. Those that follow the Paleo diet or have allergies to peanuts can try making this recipe with sunflower butter, almond butter, or cashew butter instead.

How to make peanut butter granola clusters

If you want to make granola clusters to snack on simple make the chunks larger when you place them on the cookie sheet. You may need to adjust the cooking time for a bit more time to be certain it’s dry enough.

What’s your favorite type of granola to make?

You may also like these natural peanut butter cookies.

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Peanut Butter Coconut Oil Granola

Peanut Butter Coconut Oil Granola

Looking for a granola recipe with coconut oil? Try this delicious peanut butter coconut oil granola for a great way to start the day.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes


  • 3 1/2 cups old fashioned rolled oats (not instant)
  • 1/2 cup shredded coconut
  • 3/4 cup peanut butter, all natural
  • 2 tbsp coconut oil
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1/2 cup nuts, seeds, raisins, etc.
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract


  1. Preheat the oven to 325F
  2. In the bowl of a stand mixer, combine the oats and coconut.
  3. Warm the peanut butter, coconut oil, and honey in a small pan until it melts.
  4. Pour the melted ingredients into the stand mixer.
  5. Combine on low until mixed.
  6. Pour the granola on a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper.
  7. Spread it out a little bit.
  8. Bake for 25-30 minutes or until golden. Check frequently.
  9. Allow it to cool and then break apart and store in a glass jar with a tight-fitting lid.

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:


Amount Per Serving: Calories: 619Total Fat: 32gSaturated Fat: 10gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 18gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 209mgCarbohydrates: 75gFiber: 8gSugar: 33gProtein: 16g

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26 thoughts on “Peanut Butter Coconut Oil Granola”

  1. Your Peanut Butter Bars look delicious. Thanks so much for sharing your awesome recipe with Full Plate Thursday and come back real soon. Have a great day, Miz Helen
  2. I love this really healthy Granola and I would love to make this recipe and have for breakfast. I like Coconut oil in my recipes. It is so much healthier!
  3. Wow! That looks incredible. I'm so impressed. Pinned and tweeted. We appreciate you stopping by to party with us. We hope to see you, Monday at 7 pm. Happy Sunday! Lou Lou Girls
  4. Yum! I am always looking for new ways to use coconut oil in the kitchen and this granola looks great! It is similar to some homemade granola bars that I make and my family gobbles them up so I'm thinking they'll love this too! Pinning, thanks for sharing!
  5. Yummy! This looks simple and delicious!  Visiting from Create & Share DIY and Recipe Party! Pinning...thanks for sharing!
  6. This looks and sounds great.  I love granola and make it often, but I've never tried peanut butter in it.  This will be a delicious change from my usual.  Thanks for sharing (I found this on Treasure Box link party)
  7. This looks fabulous, maybe even my picky peanut butter lover will like it! thanks for sharing on craft schooling Sunday!
  8. This granola looks delicious! What a yummy and easy way to enjoy the peanut butter coconut combo! I'm making this ASAP!

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