Preheat the oven
First of all you need to preheat the oven at 350 degrees.
Add oats, nuts and other dry ingredients in a mixing bowl
Take a large mixing bowl and add one cup of sliced or whole nuts. Then add one to two cups of shredded coconut, dried fruit, seeds and any other dry ingredients in the bowl.
Add oil/ melted butter, extracts and liquid sweetener in another mixing bowl
Take another mixing bowl and add ¼ cup of vegetable or olive oil. Instead of these oils, you can use ¼ cup of melted butter or melted coconut oil. In addition to this, you need to add vanilla, coconut or almond extract into the mixing bowl. Then add any liquid sweetener if you choose one.
Mix the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients
Now you need to add the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients. Mix all the ingredients thoroughly in order to moisten it.
After mixing all the ingredients, pour it out on a large sheet pan. Later bake the ingredients for almost half hour. Remember to stir it after every 10 minutes. Allow the mixture cool.
Store for several weeks
In the end you need to store the granola for several weeks. Remember to store it in an airtight container at room temperature.