Apple, Oat & Cinnamon Muffins

By author photo Jenny Craig Team

vegetarian · 10 Oct 18

A healthier alternative to café options, these muffins will satisfy your sweet tooth, while keeping you on track to achieve your health and weight loss goals.

Prep time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 20 minutes Total time: 30 minutes Makes: 12 muffins

Nutrition per serve (1 muffin):

Energy: 556kJ

Carbohydrates: 12.0g

Fibre: 1.4g

Protein: 4.0g

Fat: 2.0g

Sodium: 98mg

Grocery count (per serve): 1½ Grain serves, ½ Fat serve

Ingredients:

  • 1½ cups plain flour
  • 1 tbsp baking powder
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • ¾ cup quick oats, uncooked
  • ¾ cup brown sugar
  • ⅔ tsp ground cinnamon
  • ¾ cup skim milk
  • ¼ cup applesauce (unsweetened)
  • 1½ tbsp vegetable oil
  • 3 egg whites
  • Spray oil

Directions:

  1. Pre-heat the oven to 205°C.
  2. Combine the flour, baking powder, salt, oats, sugar and cinnamon in a mixing bowl; make a well in centre of the mixture.
  3. Combine milk, applesauce, oil and egg white; add to dry ingredients, stirring until just combined.
    Spoon batter into 12 muffin pan cups coated with cooking spray, filling each about ¾ full.
  4. Bake at 205°C for 18-20 minutes or until golden.

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