Lowered-calorie Blueberry Muffins

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Total Time
33mins
Prep
15 mins
Cook
18 mins

These were a whole lot better than anyone expected! my DH and my best girlfriend thought they were superb! They still have quite a few calories, but still an improvement over regular. Original recipe appeared in this month's Cooking Light. yes, that's right- a whole TABLESPOON of cinnamon! 193 cal 6.3 g fat (29%) 1.1 g fiber

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 400.
  2. Combine first 3 ingredients-then cut in the 3T butter with a pastry blender or knives COVER and CHILL for 30 minutes.
  3. Put 1 c sugar and 1/3 c butter in bowl and beat w.
  4. mixer at HIGH speed til blended; add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each.
  5. Combine flour, baking powder and salt.
  6. Add flour mix and milk to butter mix, alternating; start and end with the flour mix.
  7. Fold in berries and chilled butter mix.
  8. Spoon into 18 sprayed muffin cups (i used 12 regular and 12 mini muffin cups).
  9. Bake@ 400 for 18 min or til they spring back when touched in the center (a little less time for minis).
  10. Cool on wire rack in pans 5 min, then turn out onto wire rack to cool.