Gluten Free Carrot Apple And Quinoa Muffins

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Carrots, apples and quinoa, is a healthy combination in a muffin recipe. This gluten-free carrot apple and quinoa muffin is mostly sweetened with apples and carrots. Adding just the right amount of spice is what makes these moist muffins heavenly

 

 

Ingredients

  • 4 medium size carrots, wash and cut into large pieces
  • 1 large apple, wash, core and cut into large pieces
  • 2 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice and zest of 1 lemon
  • ½ cup coconut sugar
  • 1 ½ Tbsp. melted coconut oil
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract
  • 1 cup cooked quinoa
  • 1 cup buckwheat flour • 1 Tbsp. GF aluminum free baking powder • ½ tsp. sea salt • 2 tsp. GF ground cinnamon • ½ tsp. GF nutmeg
  • ½ cup fresh orange juice
  • Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 375 F and line a muffin pan with paper liners
  • Add carrots, apples, lemon juice, lemon zest, coconut sugar, coconut oil, egg and vanilla into a food processor. Blend until carrots resemble as if they were finely grated
  • In a large bowl whisk together buckwheat flour, baking powder, sea salt, cinnamon and nutmeg
  • Add wet mixture, quinoa and orange juice into dry ingredients and stir until all ingredients are well combined
  • Pour into prepared muffin pan and bake for 20 - 25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the middle comes out clean. Cool in the muffin pan


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