Lovers of the original baking from not quite the usual ingredients, I suggest cooking awesome carrot muffins. Modern cooking knows no boundaries and for the preparation of desserts, vegetables are often used: for example, carrots. I could not believe that there are such desserts, but the carrot is not felt at all: it only gives incredible juiciness and unusual taste. Cupcakes turn out to be tender, just melting in the mouth. My family is just delighted with this delicacy. Muffins are not only very tasty, but also beautiful in appearance: carrots give a pleasant orange color. Especially such yummy kids love.
- 110 grams of flour;
- 1 chicken egg;
- 70 grams of vegetable oil;
- 100 grams of sugar;
- 100 grams of grated fresh carrots;
- half a teaspoon of baking powder;
- a quarter teaspoon of soda;
- a quarter teaspoon of ground cinnamon;
- a quarter teaspoon ground ginger;
- nuts, candied fruits and coconut chips for sprinkling (optional).
Awesome carrot muffins. Step-by-step recipe
- To begin, we prepare the carrots: it needs to be washed, peeled, grated on a fine grater, if the carrot is juicy, then squeeze the juice. Transfer the grated carrots into a convenient bowl.
- In a bowl to carrots add vegetable oil, drive in the egg and mix thoroughly until a homogeneous mass.
- Flour sift and add to it baking powder, soda, cinnamon and ginger, all mixed.
- If you do not like cinnamon and ginger, you can not add them to the carrot dough.
- In the carrot add sugar, and mix everything, pour out the flour. Again, we mix everything thoroughly. The dough is ready, he needs to give a couple of minutes to brew.
- Prepare the baking molds. Baking muffins can be done in silicone or paper molds. Silicone molds can be lightly oiled with vegetable oil.
- Fill molds conveniently with a pastry syringe. You can fill it with a spoon.
- Molds need to fill about a little more than half (⅔ of the volume).
- If there is a desire, then the dough in the mold can sprinkle with small nuts, candied fruits, coconut shaving: proceed from your taste preferences.
- In a preheated to 180 degrees oven we set bake muffins for fifteen to twenty minutes.
- Baking time depends on your oven. We check the readiness with a wooden stick or toothpick: if it does not have a dough, then the baking is ready.
The awesome carrot muffins turn out to be fragrant, tender and airy. Prepare such a delicacy at home is simple, the recipe is very simple. Do not be afraid to experiment and add your favorite ingredients, making the taste of the dish original and unrepeatable. You can decorate muffins at your own discretion: use whipped cream, glaze or fresh berries, fruits. On the site "Very tasty" you can find a lot of original cupcake recipes. Bon appetit - and cook with pleasure.