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Banana Breakfast Cereal Bar Recipe

Cereal bars for breakfast on the go
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Course Breakfast
Cuisine British
Servings 12 bars
Calories 192 kcal


  • 20cm square tin


  • 25 g butter
  • 2 tablespoons golden syrup
  • 50 g brown sugar
  • 2 ripe bananas
  • 150 g porridge oats
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 50 g desiccated coconut
  • 3 teaspoons mixed seeds sunflower, pumpkin, sesame, linseed
  • 50 g sultanas
  • 75 g chopped nuts of your choice pecan, hazelnut, almond


  • Preheat the oven to 170C
  • Prepare a baking tin by greasing it with butter or lining it with baking parchment
  • Put the butter, golden syrup and sugar in a saucepan and melt over a low heat
  • Mash the banana to a pulp and stir into the melted mixture
  • Add the oats, cinnamon, coconut, seeds, sultanas and nuts and mix thoroughly
  • Spoon the mixture into the baking tin, ensuring it is evenly spread
  • Bake for 25-30 minutes
  • Cut into portions in the baking tin
  • Leave to cool then turn out into a cooling rack
Keyword great for packed lunch