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Zucchini Raisin Muffins

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  Buttermilk 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Rolled oats 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Whole bran cereal 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Ready To Eat)
  Margarine 2 Tablespoon
  Light brown sugar 2 Tablespoon
  Egg 1 Large, lightly beaten
  Whole wheat flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Baking soda 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Ground cinnamon 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Grated zucchini 1 Cup (16 tbs), squeezed dry
  Dark raisins 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Dry roasted cashews 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), coarsely chopped

1. Preheat the oven to 400°.
2. Spray 12 muffin tin cups with nonstick cooking spray or line them with paper liners.
3. In a medium-size bowl stir together the buttermilk, oats and cereal; set aside 30 minutes.
4. In another medium-size bowl, using an electric mixer, cream together the margarine and brown sugar. Beat in the egg, then stir in the flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and cinnamon.
5. Add the flour mixture to the oats mixture and stir to combine. Stir in the zucchini, raisins and cashews, divide the batter among the muffin cups and bake 35 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in the center of a muffin comes out clean.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2138 Calories from Fat 534

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 61 g94.4%

Saturated Fat 10.9 g54.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 211.5 mg70.5%

Sodium 2579.2 mg107.5%

Total Carbohydrates 347 g115.7%

Dietary Fiber 41.9 g167.7%

Sugars 96 g

Protein 71 g141.7%

Vitamin A 46.5% Vitamin C 38.7%

Calcium 59% Iron 137%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Zucchini Raisin Muffins Recipe