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Agave-Sweetened Carrot Muffins Recipe

Looking for an easy Agave-Sweetened Carrot Muffins recipe? Learn how to make Agave-Sweetened Carrot Muffins using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by megeetaytay

Makes 16 servings



Closely related to the aloe plant, agave produces a sweet sap that can be used as a natural alternative to white sugar. Serve these carrot muffins, made with a mix of all-purpose and whole-wheat flour, as part of a healthy breakfast. Read more: Agave-Sweetened Carrot Muffins - Muffin Recipes - Breakfast - Country Living

Recipe Ingredients for Agave-Sweetened Carrot Muffins

1.5 cup All Purpose Flour
0.75 serving Flour
1.5 tsp Cinnamon, Ground
1 tsp Baking Powder
1 tsp Baking Soda
0.25 tsp Salt, Table
5 oz Mini Peeled Carrots
16 teaspoon Sugar
1 tsp Vanilla Extract
24 tbsp Blue Agave
0.33 cup Vegetable Oil, Canola

Recipe Directions for Agave-Sweetened Carrot Muffins

  1. Heat the oven to 375 degrees. Line 16 standard-size muffin pan cups with baking papers and set aside. Whisk together the flours, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in a large mixing bowl.

  2. Finely grate the carrots and stir together with the remaining ingredients. Stir the carrot mixture into the flour mixture.

  3. Divide the batter evenly among the baking cups and bake until a skewer inserted into the muffin center comes out clean, about 25 minutes. Immediately remove the muffins from the pan and cool completely on a wire rack.

  4. Read more: Agave-Sweetened Carrot Muffins - Muffin Recipes - Breakfast - Country Living

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Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 65.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
192
Calories from Fat
41
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.5g
7%
Saturated Fat
0.3g
2%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Sodium
107mg
4%
Potassium
15mg
0%
Total Carbohydrates
38.4g
13%
Dietary Fiber
0.9g
4%
Sugars
28.8g
Protein
1.4g
Vitamin A 25% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 2% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
82% confidence
D
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • High in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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