Cranberry Granola Bars

These chewy, kid-friendly bars are the ideal grab and go treat to have on hand in the event you or your little ones are overcome with a sudden snack attack.

Store-bought bars can be loaded with refined sugars, preservatives, and other less-than-healthy ingredients. These little beauties are tart and savory, thanks to the addition of cranberries, walnuts, and cinnamon. And they’re less than 100 calories per serving!

Cranberry Granola Bars
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Cranberry Granola Bars

Enjoy these healthier cranberry granola bars featuring raw honey with tart cranberry, crunchy walnuts and ground cinnamon.

Course Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword cranberry granola bars
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 22 minutes
Total Time 42 minutes
Servings 18 bars
Calories 87 kcal
Author Toshi Jones


  • 1 cup low-fat granola
  • 1 cup dry old-fashioned rolled oats
  • ½ cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • 1 large egg beaten
  • 1 cup unsweetened applesauce
  • ¼ cup raw honey
  • ½ cup unsweetened dried cranberries
  • ½ cup chopped raw walnuts


  1. Preheat oven to 350° F.

  2. Combine granola, oats, flour, and cinnamon in a large bowl; mix well. Set aside.

  3. Combine egg, applesauce, and honey in a medium bowl; mix well.

  4. Add oat mixture to egg mixture; mix until just blended.

  5. Fold in cranberries and walnuts.

  6. Spread mixture into 8 x 8-inch baking pan.

  7. Bake for 20 to 22 minutes, or until firm.

  8. Cut into 18 bars.

Recipe Notes

The Nutrition Facts box below provides estimated nutritional information for this recipe.

Nutrition Facts
Cranberry Granola Bars
Amount Per Serving (1 bar)
Calories 87 Calories from Fat 18
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 2g 3%
Cholesterol 10mg 3%
Sodium 22mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 16g 5%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 8g
Protein 2g 4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.