Apple Cinnabran Muffins & Olive Tree Adoption!

March 7, 2009 at 12:01 am Leave a comment

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Breakfast for this week was made fresh and delicious in my tiny kitchen. These muffins give you a good deal of flavor and are appealing to many due to their grab-on-the-go quality. I love to make these and wrap them up individually in saran wrap. Store them in the fridge and grab one on the way out of the door in the morning!


Apple Cinnabran Muffins

1.5c Wheat Bran
1 c Buttermilk
1/3 c  Vegetable Oil
1  Egg
2/3 c Brown Sugar
.5 tsp Vanilla Extract
1 c AP flour
1 tsp Baking Soda
1 tsp Baking Powder
.5 tsp Salt
1 tsp Ground Cinnamon
1 medium Apple, chopped and sauteed

Mix together buttermilk and wheat bran, let sit for 10 mins. Next  mix together Vegetable oil, egg, brown sugar & vanilla ext. Mix these two together. Sift the dry ingredients and mix into the wet, mixing until *just* combined. Scoop into paper-lined muffin tins. Bake at 375º F for 15-20 mins. Enjoy.


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