WHOLE ORANGE MUFFINS
“This retains the vitamin content of the orange peel and pith and cuts the sweetness of muffins perfectly.”
- 1 orange
- 1/2 cup orange juice
- 1 egg
- 1/4 cup oil
- 1 1/2 cups self-raising flour
- 3/4 cup sugar
- 1 tsp salt
- 1/2 cup raisins / sultanas (optional)
- 1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional)
InstructionsCut orange into 8 pieces. Put cut-up orange (that's right - the whole orange), orange juice, egg and oil in blender.
Blend until smooth.
Add flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Blend.
Add raisins and/or nuts. Blend just until mixed.
Pour mixture into muffin tins and bake at 190 C (375F) for 15 to 20 min.
Makes 16 medium muffins.