Raspberry Almond Muffin Recipe

Looking for an easy Raspberry Almond Muffin recipe? Learn how to make Raspberry Almond Muffin using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by charlieyeung

Makes 12 servings



Almond paste is coarser in texture and less sweet than marzipan, but either will work for this recipe. Both can be found on the baking aisle of the supermarket. To make mini muffins, spoon 1 heaping teaspoon of batter into each of 48 miniature muffin cups; bake at 375 for 10 to 12 minutes. To get ahead, bake 2 days before the party.

Recipe Ingredients for Raspberry Almond Muffin

1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
2 1/2 tablespoons almond paste
1/4 cup butter, softened
2 large eggs
1/2 cup fat-free buttermilk
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups fresh raspberries
2 tbsp sugar

Recipe Directions for Raspberry Almond Muffin

  1. Preheat oven to 375.

  2. Place first 3 ingredients in a food processor, and process until well blended. Add butter, and pulse 4 to 5 times or just until combined.

  3. Add the eggs, 1 at a time, pulsing 1 or 2 times after each addition. Add buttermilk, vanilla, and lemon juice; pulse until blended.

  4. Combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in a large bowl, stirring with a whisk.

  5. Make a well in center of mixture. Add buttermilk mixture; stir just until moist. Gently fold in raspberries.

  6. Let batter stand 5 minutes. Spoon batter into 12 muffin cups coated with cooking spray. Sprinkle with sugar.

  7. Bake at 375 for 22 minutes or until muffins spring back when touched lightly in center. Remove muffins from pans immediately; place on a wire rack.

Categories

Breads

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 80.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
212
Calories from Fat
53
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.9g
9%
Saturated Fat
2.9g
14%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
46mg
15%
Sodium
153mg
6%
Potassium
113mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
36.2g
12%
Dietary Fiber
1.7g
7%
Sugars
18.7g
Protein
4.0g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 7%
Calcium 4% Iron 7%
* 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
C-
    Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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