Morning Glory Muffins Recipe

Looking for an easy Morning Glory Muffins recipe? Learn how to make Morning Glory Muffins using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by valura

Makes 18 servings



This muffin has a little bit of everything - carrots, raisins, applesauce, wheat germ, nuts. A perfect start for your day!

Recipe Ingredients for Morning Glory Muffins

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 cup whole wheat flour
1 1/4 cups brown sugar
1 tablespoon ground cinnamon
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 cups grated carrots
1 apple - peeled, cored, and chopped
1 cup raisins
1 egg
2 egg whites
1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce
1/4 cup vegetable oil
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
2 tablespoons chopped walnuts
2 tablespoons toasted wheat germ

Recipe Directions for Morning Glory Muffins

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Lightly oil 18 muffin cups, or coat with nonstick cooking spray.

  2. In a medium bowl, whisk together eggs, egg whites, apple butter, oil and vanilla.

  3. In a large bowl, stir together flours, sugar, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Stir in carrots, apples and raisins. Stir in apple butter mixture until just moistened. Spoon the batter into the prepared muffin cups, filling them about 3/4 full.

  4. In a small bowl, combine walnuts and wheat germ; sprinkle over the muffin tops.

  5. Bake at 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) for 15 to 20 minutes, or until the tops are golden and spring back when lightly pressed.

Categories

Breakfast, Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 73.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
170
Calories from Fat
37
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.1g
6%
Saturated Fat
0.7g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
10mg
3%
Sodium
124mg
5%
Potassium
224mg
6%
Total Carbohydrates
31.4g
10%
Dietary Fiber
1.7g
7%
Sugars
17.1g
Protein
3.0g
Vitamin A 41% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 5% Iron 6%
* 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
  • Low in cholesterol
  • Very high in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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