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Cranberry Muffins

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Ingredients
  Pitted prunes 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Water 2 Tablespoon
  Unbleached all purpose flour 1 1⁄3 Cup (21.33 tbs)
  Old fashioned rolled oats 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Baking soda 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Skim milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
  Egg whites 2 , lightly beaten
  Cranberries 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), frozen
Directions

1.Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
2.Place prunes and water in a food processor or blender and puree.
3.Combine flour, oats, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt, if using, in a bowl.
4.In a separate bowl, mix together the prune puree, milk, vanilla, egg whites, and cranberries.
5.Stir the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients until the dry ingredients are just moistened.
6.Transfer batter to nonstick or paper-lined muffin cups, or to muffin cups lightly sprayed with vegetable cooking spray.
Bake for 18 minutes or until muffin tops are lightly browned and a wooden tooth-pick inserted into the middle of a muffin comes out clean.
Note: You can substitute 1/3 cup commercially prepared pureed prune baby food or prune butter (found in jam and jelly or baking section of your supermarket) for the prune puree.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack, Fruit Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Interest: 
Everyday, Healthy

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