Sweet Potato Muffins
for a Healthier You!
Here's a great sweet potato bread recipe...
A healthier version of a sweet potato muffin that I think everyone will love. Full of fiber and less fat... It uses some egg whites instead of whole eggs, whole wheat flour and bran. And, of course, those super nutritious sweet potatoes.
3/4 cup of oat bran
3/4 cup whole wheat flour
2/3 cup sugar, granulated
1 1/2 teaspoons of ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/8 teaspoon of salt
1/2 cup apples, peeled and finely chopped
1 cup of mashed sweet potatoes
1 whole large egg
2 egg whites, large
3 tablespoons of vegetable oil
2/3 cup of plain yogurt
First preheat oven to 350 degrees F, then in a bowl combine the bran, flour, sugar, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda, salt and apples. Add the sweet potatoes, egg, egg whites, oils and yogurt. Stir all ingredients thoroughly. Spray muffin tins with vegetable cooking spray, and pour 1/4 cup of batter per muffin. Bake approximately for 20 minutes.
Variation: add 1 cup of raisins or chopped pecans/walnuts.
I hope you enjoy it! Thanks for putting all these recipes in one spot. I'm a sweet potato lover also... It's truly a super food. Sorry, I don't have a picture to share. Next time I make these, I'll be sure to get one!
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Sep 15, 17 08:44 PM
These sweet potato muffins may turn out to be your favorite. It's one of our lower sugar and fat versions. We offer a variety of sweet potato muffin recipes and sweet potato bread recipes.
Sep 15, 17 08:39 PM
Sweet Potato Biscuit Recipe. Not your everyday biscuit here. It's packed full of the super food nutrients of the sweet potato. A great way to get sweet potatoes into your family's diet.
Sep 12, 17 12:01 PM
Tastes no different than pumpkin pie. Yummy!