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Cranberry Walnut Muffins Recipe

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


Submitted by lienolaura77

Makes 16 servings



Bake these a day ahead, and store cooled muffins in an airtight container. Freeze any leftovers in heavy-duty zip-top plastic bags.

Recipe Ingredients for Cranberry Walnut Muffins

2 cups all-purpose flour (about 9 ounces)
1 cup sugar, divided
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
2 teaspoons grated orange rind
3/4 cup orange juice (about 1 large orange)
1/4 cup canola oil
1 large egg, lightly beaten
2 cups cranberries (about 8 ounces)
1/3 cup chopped walnuts, toasted

Recipe Directions for Cranberry Walnut Muffins

  1. Preheat oven to 400.

  2. Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups; level with a knife. Set aside 1 tablespoon sugar. Combine flour, remaining sugar, baking powder, salt, and baking soda in a large bowl; make a well in center of mixture.

  3. Combine rind, juice, oil, and egg in a small bowl, stirring well with a whisk. Add to flour mixture, stirring just until moist. Fold in cranberries and walnuts. Spoon batter into 16 muffin cups coated with cooking spray. Sprinkle evenly with reserved sugar. Bake at 400 for 15 minutes or until the muffins spring back when touched lightly in center. Run a knife or spatula around outer edge of each muffin cup. Carefully remove each muffin; place on a wire rack.

Categories

Breakfast

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 62.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
167
Calories from Fat
49
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.4g
8%
Saturated Fat
0.4g
2%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
13mg
4%
Sodium
190mg
8%
Potassium
116mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
27.6g
9%
Dietary Fiber
1.2g
5%
Sugars
14.0g
Protein
2.7g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 13%
Calcium 3% Iron 5%
* 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
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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