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Clean Eating Blueberry Corn Muffins Recipe

Clean Eating Blueberry Corn Muffins

A delicious snack or small meal on the go even Elvis himself would enjoy!

Course Dessert, Muffins, Snack
Cuisine American
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Yield 12 muffins
Calories 199 kcal
Author The Gracious Pantry

Ingredients

  • 1 3/4 cups organic corn meal
  • 1/2 cup whole wheat pastry flour (affiliate link)
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1 cup unsweetened apple sauce
  • 3 tbsp. honey
  • 1 tbsp. molasses
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1/4 cup oil (anything light in flavor like safflower or sunflower)
  • 1 1/2 cups frozen blueberries (no sugar added)
US Customary - Metric

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F.

  2. Spray your muffin tin with a light coating of olive oil.

  3. In a large mixing bowl, mix all your dry ingredients.

  4. In a separate large mixing bowl, mix all your wet ingredients, but NOT the blueberries.

  5. Combine your wet and dry ingredients.

  6. Quickly fold in your blueberries, but don't over mix or the dough will all turn blue. (This is not the end of the world, but it's nicer for presentation purposes).

  7. Spoon batter into muffin tray. (See what I mean about the batter turning blue?)

  8. Bake until the muffins have a nice, golden brown top to them (about 10 minutes). Then cover with foil, and continue to bake for another ten minutes. They will bake for a total of 20 minutes. You just want to cover them once the tops turn brown or they will burn.

  9. Remove tray from oven and turn muffins over onto a cooling rack. Flip muffins onto their bottoms being careful not to burn yourself.

  10. These are fabulous while they are still warm, but even better the next day when the flavors have had a chance to meld.

Recipe Notes

Please note that the nutrition data below is a ballpark figure. Exact data is not possible.

Nutrition Facts
Clean Eating Blueberry Corn Muffins
Amount Per Serving (1 muffin)
Calories 199 Calories from Fat 63
% Daily Value*
Fat 7g11%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Cholesterol 17mg6%
Sodium 181mg8%
Potassium 172mg5%
Carbohydrates 30g10%
Fiber 3g13%
Sugar 9g10%
Protein 4g8%
Vitamin A 70IU1%
Vitamin C 2mg2%
Calcium 32mg3%
Iron 1.1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.