Pumpkin Muffins
 
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These muffins are a delicious way to refuel with comforting and fiber-rich carbohydrates.
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Recipe type: Muffins, snack
Serves: 24
Ingredients
  • 3 cups whole wheat flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 2 tsp baking soda
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp ginger
  • 1 tsp nutmeg
  • 1 cup raisins or chopped dates
  • 2 eggs
  • ½ cup sugar
  • ⅔ cup neutral flavoured oil
  • 2 cups cooked pumpkin puree (not pie filling)
  • 1 cup milk
Instructions
  1. Pre-heat oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Combine first 8 dry ingredients into a large bowl. Stir thoroughly. Make a well in the center.
  3. In a medium bowl, whisk the eggs until frothy. Mix in sugar, oil, pumpkin and milk.
  4. Pour the "wet" ingredients into the "dry" ingredients. Stir to moisten.
  5. Line muffin tins with muffin liners or lightly mist with vegetable oil spray. Fill muffin tins until ¾ full. Bake for ~17 -19 minutes. Remove from pan.
  6. Enjoy with a dollop of fruit jam or a piece of cheese.
Recipe by Energize Nutrition at https://energizenutrition.ca/meal-planning-midlife/recipes/pumpkin-muffins/