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Great Apple and Carrot Muffins

Rated as 4.33 out of 5 Stars

"Very moist and good for you too! I adapted this recipe from a cake recipe, so it's yummy, but also quite healthy."
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Ingredients

35 m servings 169 cals
Original recipe yields 20 servings (20 muffins)

Directions

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease 20 muffin cups, or line with paper muffin liners.
  2. Mix water and flax seeds together in a bowl.
  3. Stir all-purpose flour, whole wheat flour, baking soda, and salt together in a large bowl. Add carrots and chopped apples; toss to coat.
  4. Stir applesauce, white sugar, brown sugar, olive oil, eggs, walnuts, and flax seed mixture into the flour mixture. Mix until batter is well combined.
  5. Spoon batter into prepared muffin cups, filling each cup about 3/4 full.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven until golden and the tops spring back when lightly pressed, about 18 minutes.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 169 calories; 8.5 g fat; 21.8 g carbohydrates; 2.8 g protein; 16 mg cholesterol; 237 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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These came out delicious- a few modifications for mine. I halved the sugar (1/4 cup white, 1/4 cup brown), added 1/2 cup of raisins, and 1 tablespoon of cinnamon. Cooking time of 16 mins was spo...

Most helpful critical review

These were just okay. My toddler loved them, which is really what I was looking for, but for myself I would add some cinnamon and/or nutmeg to increase the flavour. They were a bit bland as is.

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These came out delicious- a few modifications for mine. I halved the sugar (1/4 cup white, 1/4 cup brown), added 1/2 cup of raisins, and 1 tablespoon of cinnamon. Cooking time of 16 mins was spo...

These were good. I made a minor modification because I didn't have any flax seeds. I omitted them and substituted 6 T. Of plain yogert for the water. I'll make again.

Fantastic muffins! Used 1 cup spelt flour and 1/2 cup almond flour and cut the sugar to only 1/4 cup each to make these even healthier. Also added some cinnamon (didn't measure but used quite a ...

Very moist and yummy. I modified it a bit for an even healthier version. I used 2 cups of gluten free flour instead of whole wheat and White flour. And I replaced the white and brown sugar with ...

Very good flavor. I mixed the wet ingredients first then I added the dry ones. Will most definitely make them again.

My family loved this muffin recipe. Moist and delicious. I also added some raisins. Would definitely make these again.

I didn't have unsweetened apple sauce so I used 2 of those little snack cups the kids take in their lunch...it was strawberry apple. I omitted the walnuts as my family doesn't care for them, ...

These were just okay. My toddler loved them, which is really what I was looking for, but for myself I would add some cinnamon and/or nutmeg to increase the flavour. They were a bit bland as is.