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Three freshly-baked breakfast muffins inside of a metal cupcake tin

Light & Fluffy Cranberry Orange Muffins

  • Author: Krista
  • prep_time Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • cook_time Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • total_time Total Time: 30 minutes
  • yield Yield: 12 1x
  • category Category: Breakfast
  • method Method: Oven
  • cuisine Cuisine: American
  • Diet: Gluten Free

Description

These healthy gluten-free Cranberry Orange Muffins are made in just 30 minutes! The tartness of the fresh cranberries combined with the sweet citrus flavor of the orange makes these fluffy muffins a delicious option for breakfast or dessert.

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Ingredients

  • 2 cups gluten free 1:1 baking flour
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup cranberries
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup orange juice
  • 1/3 cup melted coconut oil
  • 1 teaspoon grated orange zest

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400ΒΊF.
  2. In a large bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, orange zest and salt.
  3. In a small bowl, whisk egg, orange juice, melted coconut oil and vanilla extract.
  4. Add wet mixture to dry ingredients, stir to combine until it is just moistened.
  5. Gently fold in the cranberries.
  6. Add cupcake liners to muffin tin. Fill each muffin tin 3/4 full.
  7. Bake for 15-20 minutes until lightly browned.
  8. Remove and serve! πŸ™‚

Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 1 muffin
  • Calories: 134
  • Sugar: 10 g
  • Sodium: 159 mg
  • Fat: 4 g
  • Saturated Fat: 4 g
  • Carbohydrates: 23 g
  • Fiber: 2 g
  • Protein: 3 g
  • Cholesterol: 16 mg

Keywords: cranberry muffins, gluten free muffins, healthy muffins