- a breakfast food consisting of rolled oats, brown sugar, nuts, dried fruit, etc., usually served with milk.
Origin of granola
1870–75; originally a trademark; cf. -ola
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An EMT by training, Gardner offered him water and a granola bar, but LaFever was more interested in telling him about his ordeal.Ray Gardner Used Autism Training To Find William LaFever
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For a quick treat, try it hot or cold topped with vanilla yogurt and granola.5 Recipes from the Jewish Julia Child
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Mix all together and thicken with toasted bread crumbs or granola.
If the peach sauce is evaporated until quite dry, it is very nice baked in a granola crust.Science in the Kitchen.
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Thicken with toasted bread crumbs or granola until quite stiff.
Soak the granola in the milk or cream for ten minutes and add the walnuts, eggs, salt, and a dash of nutmeg.
Take three and one-half cups of this gravy and mix with it the granola, eggs, and salt to taste.
- US and Canadian a mixture of rolled oats, brown sugar, nuts, fruit, etc, eaten with milk
C20: originally Granola a trademark
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Word Origin and History for granola
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