Filled with yummy, fall flavors, our Apple Pumpkin Muffins are the perfect way to start your day or enjoy as a snack on-the-go! Add our optional walnut topping for extra heart-healthy omega 3’s and a hearty crunch.
Apple Pumpkin Muffins
2 apples, grated
1 cup canned pumpkin purée
1 Tbsp. olive oil
⅓ cup maple syrup
1 cup oat flour (gluten free oat flour for gluten free)*
½ cup buckwheat flour
¼ cup ground flaxseed
2 tsp. baking powder
½ tsp. baking soda
2 tsp. cinnamon
½ tsp. ground ginger
¼ tsp. ground nutmeg
⅛ tsp. salt
Walnut Crunch Topping (optional):
½ cup walnuts
2 Tbsp. maple syrup
½ tsp. cinnamon
- Preheat oven to 400°F. Place grated apples, pumpkin purée, eggs, olive oil and maple syrup into a large bowl and stir to mix.
- In a separate bowl, mix together oat flour, buckwheat flour, flaxseed, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg and salt. Stir dry ingredients into the wet ingredients; mixing until well combined. Spoon muffin batter evenly into a muffin tin coated with nonstick cooking spray. Set aside.
- In a small mixing bowl, mix together walnut crunch topping ingredients (optional). Divide evenly on top of muffin batter. Bake for 18 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in the center of the muffin comes out clean. Let cool slightly before serving.
Yield: 12 muffins
*Per Serving: Calories 160, Total Fat 7g (Saturated 0.5g, Trans 0g), Cholesterol 30mg, Sodium 170mg, Total Carbohydrate 23g (Dietary Fiber 4g, Sugars 11g), Protein 4g, Vitamin A 50%, Vitamin C 2%, Calcium 8%, Iron 6%
*Nutritional values are an approximation. Actual nutritional values may vary due to preparation techniques, variations related to suppliers, regional and seasonal differences, or rounding.
Emily Schwartz is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) with Festival Foods and is certified in the state of Wisconsin.
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