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Apple Carrot and Ginger Mini Miuffins
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4.67 from 12 votes

Apple Carrot Mini Muffins

Apple, carrot and ginger mini muffins are a great way to sneak some veggies into your afternoon snack. The kiddies lap them up too!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Snack
Cuisine: Sweet
Servings: 30 muffins
Calories: 46kcal
Author: Whole Food Bellies

Ingredients

  • 1 cup white whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp ground ginger
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 4 tbsp unsalted butter melted and cooled
  • 1/2 cup pure maple syrup
  • 1 large egg beaten
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 cup finely grated carrot
  • 1/2 cup apple sauce
  • 1/2 cup raisins optional

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350F
  • Grease mini muffin tin (I use coconut oil)
  • Combine the flour, cinnamon, ground ginger, salt, and baking soda in a mixing bowl and whisk until thoroughly combined
  • In a second bowl, combine the butter, maple syrup, egg, and vanilla extract
  • Add the wet ingredients to the dry and stir until just combined
  • Add the carrots, applesauce and raisins and stir until just combined
  • Fill each cup in the pan to about 3/4 full and bake for about 15 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the centre of a muffin comes out clean.

Notes

You can sub in grated apple for the applesauce if that is what you have on hand

Nutrition

Calories: 46kcal | Carbohydrates: 7.1g | Protein: 0.9g | Fat: 1.7g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 10mg | Sodium: 66mg | Fiber: 0.5g | Sugar: 3.8g