Cranberry Orange Mini Muffins Recipe

Looking for an easy Cranberry Orange Mini Muffins recipe? Learn how to make Cranberry Orange Mini Muffins using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by christinavt

Makes 36 servings



Adapted from Jill Wendholt Silva's, McClatchy Newspapers dried sweetened cranberries (Craisins), water, whole-wheat flour, all-purpose flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, egg whites, canola oil, orange juice, orange zest, sugar cvt

Recipe Ingredients for Cranberry Orange Mini Muffins

1 cup Craisins (dried sweetened cranberries)
1/4 cup boiling water
1 cup whole-wheat flour (20080)
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder (18369)
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 egg whites
1/4 cup canola oil
2/3 cup orange juice
1 tbsp grated orange peel (9216) or grated zest of 1 orange
3/4 cup sugar

Recipe Directions for Cranberry Orange Mini Muffins

  1. Place cranberries in a small, deep bowl; pour boiling water over cranberries and stir to coat. Set aside and allow cranberries to plump, about 10 minutes. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Line miniature muffin pans with paper baking cups or spray cups with nonstick cooking spray.

  2. Combine flours, baking powder, baking soda and salt; set aside.

  3. Combine egg whites, oil, juice and zest in a medium mixing bowl. Add sugar and stir until combined. Add dry ingredients and mix just until flour is moistened.

  4. Drain cranberries and add, stirring just until blended. Do not overmix.

  5. Fill miniature muffin cups about 3/4 full of batter. Bake 10 to 11 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Allow to stand 10 minutes, then remove to a rack. Serve warm.

Categories

Berries, Citrus, Breads, Christmas, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 24.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
68
Calories from Fat
15
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
1.7g
3%
Saturated Fat
0.2g
1%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
49mg
2%
Potassium
33mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
12.9g
4%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
7.0g
Protein
1.1g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 4%
Calcium 1% Iron 2%
* 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
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • No cholesterol
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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