Autumn Apple Muffins Recipe
1 egg, slightly beaten
2 tbsp soft butter
1/4 cup sugar
1/4 cup 2% yogurt or
1 3/4ts lemon juice + 2% milk
1/3 cup 2% milk
1/2 cup bran
1 medium apple, grated
1/2 cup raisins, soaked
1/2 cup rolled oats
1 dry ingredients
1/3 cup wholewheat flour
1/3 cup all-purpose flour
3/4 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp baking soda
3/4 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp salt
In large bowl, combine the first nine ingredients. Sift dry
ingredients together. Add to bran mixture, stirring until moistened.
Spoon into muffin cups. Bake at 425 F about 20 minutes or until
golden brown. Makes 12 small muffins.
1 muffin contains 114 calories, 1 starch choice, 1/2 fruit, 1/2 fat
Source: Enjoy B.C. Fruit the Diabetic Way by Elaine Johnston c. 1982
Shared and tested by Elizabeth Rodier Sept 93
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