This easy pumpkin granola recipe is made with healthy gluten-free oats, almonds, pumpkin puree, and chocolate chips! Vegan.

Easy Pumpkin Granola


  • 4 cups gluten-free oats
  • 1 1/2 cups raw almonds, chopped
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon allspice
  • 2 tablespoons coconut sugar
  • 1/3 cup coconut oil, melted and cooled
  • 1/3 cup pumpkin puree
  • 1/2 cup maple syrup
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 1/3-1/2 cup dairy-free/vegan chocolate chips


  1. Preheat the oven to 325 degrees Fahrenheit. Line a large baking sheet with parchment paper.

  2. In a large bowl combine oats, almonds, salt, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, allspice, and coconut sugar. Stir to combine.
  3. Add coconut oil, pumpkin puree, maple syrup, and vanilla extract. Stir with a large wooden or plastic spoon until the oat mixture is completely coated.

  4. Transfer mixture to prepared pan and spread into an even layer. Using a piece of parchment paper, pack down oat mixture.
  5. Bake for 20 minutes, then remove from oven and gently flip over oat mixture. Pack it back down into an even layer and bake for an additional 15 minutes. 

  6. Remove from oven and allow granola to cool completely before breaking into clumps. Add in chocolate chips and transfer granola to an airtight container. 

Recipe Notes

Adapted from my French Toast Granola