Sweet Eve Strawberry Cranachan with Homemade Granola and Yoghurt
For the granola (You could also buy the granola ready-made)
4 tbsps sunflower oil
2 tbsps honey
100g light brown sugar
Pinch of ground cinnamon
120g oatmeal flakes
120g porridge oats
150g coarsely chopped pecan nuts
150g coarsely chopped almonds
For the Cranachan
300ml double cream
1 tbsp caster sugar
Seeds of one vanilla pod or 1 tbsp vanilla bean paste
Whiskey, or any liqueur you prefer
500g Sweet Eve strawberries
To make the granola
Pre-heat the oven to 180°C, Then warm 2tbsps of sunflower oil, honey, sugar and cinnamon together in a saucepan.
Lightly oil a baking tray. Mix together the oatmeal, oats and nuts and spread them evenly over the baking tray.
Pour over the warmed honey mixture and toss well together, to coat all the dry ingredients. Roast in the oven for 15 minutes, until the mixture is crisp. Set aside to cool.
To assemble the Cranachan
Whip the cream till it forms soft peaks and then add the yoghurt, sugar, vanilla and whiskey or liqueur to taste.
Break the granola into small pieces and fill serving glasses with layers of granola, cream and Sweet Eve strawberry slices.