How Many Calories Are in Granola?


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Self Magazine's Nutrition Data supplies a recipe for granola that has 194 calories for every 43 grams, or 1/4 cup, of granola consumed. Not all granola recipes are the same, but this particular recipe contains rolled oats, honey, almonds, canola oil, salt, flaxseed, sunflower seed kernels and vanilla extract.

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How Many Calories Are in Granola?
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Well+Good offers suggestions to guide consumers in selecting nutritious granola. First, check the sugar and fat content. Granola should not exceed 8 grams of sugar or 2 to 3 grams of fat. Next, check the calories if it isn't homemade, and keep the portion sizes small. Lastly, look for healthy oils such as coconut or extra-virgin olive oil, and check the nutrition label for unnecessary additive ingredients.

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