Apricot Oat Bran Muffins - Low Fat

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by ColoradoCookin

Taken from an old recipe book, adapted for my needs and tastes. 195 calories per serving, 3 grams of fat and 2 mg of cholesterol.

Top Review by CJJohnson

This is health food. This recipe would probably get more action if cross listed under gluten free. It took a while to find a gluten-free oat bran muffin. If molasass is too much... try honey. I added a little apple sauce to moisten and a little more oatbran for balance. I yeilded 1 dozen muffins. I cooked at 350, as I had something else in the oven at the same time. Hubby ate 3 before they had a chance to cool. I thought they were yummy but I understand Annette1's point and will definitely lower the molassas content and replace with honey next time.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat ove to 400.
  2. Spray 6 large 3" muffin cups with no-stick spray.
  3. In large bowl, stir oat bran, brown sugar and baking powder. Make a well in the center.
  4. In a small bowl, beat the egg whites until foamy. Stir in buttermilk and molasses.
  5. Add buttermilk mixture to the oat-bran mixture and stir just until moistened. Fold in apples and apricots.
  6. Spoon the batter into the prepared cups, filling each 3/4 full.
  7. Bake for 18 to 20 minutes.
  8. Cool in muffin cups for 5 minutes, then remove and cool on a wire rack.
  9. NOTE:.
  10. To make standar sized muffins spray 12 2 1/2" muffin cups with no-stick spray, spoon batter into cups. Bake for 15 to 17 minutes.

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