Cranberry Orange Muffins

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by Northern_Reflectionz

I love the taste of Cranberry, and these muffins are an excellent combination of cranberries and oranges!

Top Review by Chef Wahoo

I made this recipe just last weekend, and I have to say it was great! I have been looking for a muffin recipe that had soooo much orange flavor but had the tartness of the cranberries. Very nice balance as well as moist! I test lots of recipe's and this is a keeper. I have made this once more and have made a couple of modifications. ( I always first try it original) Added more Baking powder since normal ratio's are 1 tsp per cup of flour. I also switched the oil to unsalted butter. I also used dried cranberries that had been re-hydrated by 1/2 cup of water and 2 tbs of sugar. These turned out to be excellent as well! However, the recipe is excellent as is.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine dry ingredients.
  2. Stir in cranberries.
  3. Beat egg, orange juice, oil and orange rind.
  4. Add to dry ingredients all at once.
  5. Stir just to moisten.
  6. Spoon into greased muffin cups.
  7. (fill 3/4 full).
  8. Sprinkle tops lightly with a bit of sugar.
  9. Bake 400F 15-20 mins until lightly browned and firm to the touch.

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