Chef's Recipes

Pigeon Hole's gingerbread granola

"The granola at Pigeon Hole in Hobart tastes like no other. Could you ask for the recipe? " - Rajesh Anand, Auckland

  • Serves 4
  • 10 mins preparation
  • 30 mins cooking plus cooling
Pigeon Hole's gingerbread granola recipe
Pigeon Hole's gingerbread granola recipe

"The granola at Pigeon Hole in Hobart tastes like no other. Could you ask for the recipe? " - Rajesh Anand, Auckland
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Ingredients

  • 90 gm rolled oats (1 cup)
  • 10 gm puffed brown rice (see note) (½ cup)
  • 10 gm puffed quinoa (see note) (½ cup)
  • 5 gm puffed buckwheat (see note) (½ cup)
  • 50 gm pepitas (¼ cup)
  • 30 gm flaked almonds (¼ cup)
  • 2 tsp ground ginger
  • 2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1 tsp ground nutmeg
  • ½ tsp ground cloves
  • 1 tsp brown sugar
  • 70 gm manuka honey, plus extra to serve
  • 2 tbsp organic coconut oil
  • Vanilla-bean yoghurt, milk, stewed fruit, and edible flowers, to serve

Method

Main
  • 1
    Preheat oven to 150C. Mix grains, seeds, nuts, spices and sugar in a large bowl. Warm honey and coconut oil in a small saucepan over low heat until melted and just warmed. Stir thoroughly into dry mixture, spread on a large tray lined with baking paper, and bake, stirring every 10 minutes, until golden brown (25-30 minutes). Cool and store in an airtight container.
  • 2
    Serve granola with yoghurt, a splash of milk, stewed fruit, flowers and a drizzle of honey.

Notes

Puffed brown rice, quinoa and buckwheat are available from select supermarkets.