Healthy Cranberry Nut and Zucchini Muffins

From ARROWHEAD MILLS
Makes 12 Muffins

Get off to a healthy start with these moist and sweet muffins. Each one is packed with additions like freshly grated zucchini, crunchy pecans and tart cranberries to provide wholesome nutrition and lasting energy.

 

INGREDIENTS
Non-stick butter baking spray with powder
1 1/4 cups ARROWHEAD MILLS Organic Unbleached Wheat Flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder, plus  1/2 teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
¼ teaspoon sea salt
2 large eggs
1 cup soft brown sugar
1/2 cup canola oil
1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
1 cup finely grated zucchini
1/2 cup frozen cranberries
1/2 cup chopped pecans

 

DIRECTIONS
1.Preheat oven 350 degrees. Generously butter a standard muffin tins. In a medium bowl combine together flours, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, and salt; set aside.

2.In a medium bowl, whisk together eggs, sugar, oil, and vanilla. Stir in zucchini and nuts.

3.Stir in the flour mixture and fold in the cranberries; do not overmix.

4.Divide the batter between the muffin tins and bake in the center of the oven for 25 to 30 minutes, or until test comes out clean.

5.Let cool in pan for 5 minutes and then remove from pan to cool completely on wire rack.

 

Find this recipe and more holiday treats at arrowheadmills.com