Zucchini Bread Muffins

by

Drop

POSTED Thu, 30 April 2020

Serves

24

Total Time

45 MINS

Calories

205

Sweet cinnamon and nut muffins filled with grated zucchini for a lovely moist texture. Delicious split open and spread with a bit of cream cheese.

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    INGREDIENTS


  • All purpose flour icon
    All purpose flour

    3 cups (about 388.8 g)

  • Baking soda icon
    Baking soda

    1 teaspoon (about 4.65 g)

  • Baking powder icon
    Baking powder

    ½ teaspoon (about 2.5 g)

  • Salt icon
    Salt

    1 teaspoon (about 6 g)

  • Pecan pieces icon
    Pecan pieces

    130 g (about 1 cups)toasted

  • Egg icon
    Egg

    3 (about 150 g)

  • Plain yogurt icon
    Plain yogurt

    ½ cup (about 120 g)

  • Sunflower oil icon
    Sunflower oil

    ½ cup (about 114 g)

  • Light brown sugar icon
    Light brown sugar

    1 ¾ cups (about 340.2 g)

  • Ground cinnamon icon
    Ground cinnamon

    5 g (about 1 ⅞ teaspoons)

  • Nutmeg icon
    Nutmeg

    1 pinch (about 0.15 g)freshly ground

  • Zucchini icon
    Zucchini

    450 g (about 2 ⅓)shredded

  • Orange zest icon
    Orange zest

    5 g (about ¼)

  • Orange juice icon
    Orange juice

    12 g (about 2 ⅛ teaspoons)

    METHOD


  • 1. Pre-heat oven - 175°C
  • 2. Line 2 clean muffin pans with paper muffin cups
  • 3. Add all purpose flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt to a clean large mixing bowl
  • 4. Mix in pecan pieces to the dry ingredients
  • 5. Add egg, plain yogurt and sunflower oil to a clean large mixing bowl
  • 6. Whisk together until combined
  • 7. Add light brown sugar, ground cinnamon, nutmeg, zucchini, orange zest and orange juice to the batter
  • 8. Fold together until combined
  • 9. Transfer dry ingredients to batter
  • 10. Mix until well combined
  • 11. Spoon batter into 2 muffin pans
  • 12. Bake until skewer tests clean - 20 min, 175°C
  • 13. Let cool

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