Refrigerator Bran Muffins

Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 20 mins

I found this recipe in a diabetic cookbook. These muffins are a good source of fiber and delicious.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In 2 or 3 quart container with a cover, stir together the bran cereal and boiling water.
  2. Let stand for 10 minutes.
  3. In another bowl, combine the oil, sugar, honey, apple, and carrots.
  4. Beat the eggs into the mixture.
  5. Mix in the buttermilk.
  6. Combine the bran mixture and the oil mixture.
  7. In another bowl, combine the flour, baking soda, salt, and oatmeal.
  8. Slowly mix the dry ingredients into the bran mixture.
  9. Cover and refrigerate several hours or overnight before baking.
  10. These muffins can baked as needed at 400 degrees for 20-25 minutes.
  11. The batter will keep in your refrigerator tightly covered for up to 4 weeks.
  12. The batter may get a film over top of it, but I just stir them up and bake them.
Most Helpful

I have made a comment about this recipe in the past but I cannot tell you enough how great this is. I do add raisins for a little extra sweetness but the recipe is great with or without them. I have left the batter in the fridge for over a week and the muffins turned out as good if not better than those bake the same day as made. A truly great recipe.

jig January 02, 2003

I really liked this recipe, have made them four times. They are great.

yorkbrit June 23, 2007

These are great muffins since they're so healthy for you. They're not very sweet so I do add a bit of butter and honey which makes them very, very good. I'll make these a lot simply because they're so healthy and yet very enjoyable.

hepcat1 May 06, 2007