1 — 42 ounce container of rolled oats
1 cups of wheat bran
1 cups of wheat germ
1 cup of oat bran
2 cups of a mix of nuts: almonds, walnuts, filberts, pecans, cashews
1 cup of peanuts
1 cup of Sesame seeds
1 cup of Sunflower seeds
1/2 cup of dried, ground orange peel
1 cup of safflower oil
1 cup honey
1 tbsp orange extract (or flavoring or your choice)
Mix the grains and seeds in a large bowl.
Heat the oil, honey, and flavoring in the microwave until it is at a rolling boil (timing varies with size and power of your microwave).
Pour the oil & honey over the dry ingredients and mix well, making sure all is coated.
Bake in a large flat roasting pan at 225 degrees (F) for thirty minutes.
Stir and bake another 20 minutes, continue to stir and bake every twenty minutes until it starts to brown.
It should no longer be sticky.
Turn off the oven and let cool.
Store in an airtight cool place.
Add additional protein powder to recipe OR enjoy with your favorite morning protein serving.