Update your usual zucchini muffins with the flavourful addition of shredded carrots in this Zucchini-Carrot Muffins recipe. As a bonus, adding applesauce allows you to use less oil in the batter. Whether you're starting your morning or looking for a "veggie-ful" dessert, you're sure to love our extra-moist Zucchini-Carrot Muffins.
What do I need ?
Original recipe yields 18 Servings
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2/3 cup unsweetened applesauce
2 Tbsp. oil
1 tsp. vanilla
2/3 cup granulated sugar
1 cup packed brown sugar, divided
2-3/4 cups flour, divided
2 tsp. ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp. Magic Baking Powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1-1/3 cups shredded zucchini, patted dry
1/2 cup shredded carrots, patted dry
1/2 cup chopped pecans
5 Tbsp. butter, melted
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How do I make it ?
Heat oven to 375°F.
Mix eggs, applesauce, oil, vanilla, granulated sugar and 1/2 cup brown sugar in medium bowl until blended.
Combine 2 cups flour, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda and salt in large bowl. Add applesauce mixture; stir just until dry ingredients are moistened. Stir in vegetables.
Spoon into 18 paper-lined muffin pan cups.
Combine nuts and butter with remaining brown sugar and flour; sprinkle over muffin batter.
Bake 18 min. or until toothpick inserted in centres comes out clean. Cool muffins 5 min. Remove from pans to wire racks; cool slightly.
Kraft Kitchen Tips!
Store cooled muffins in airtight container at room temperature up to 3 days before serving.
How to Easily Portion Muffin Batter
Use a 1/4-cup measuring cup or small ice cream scoop to easily portion the muffin batter into the prepared muffin cups.
Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.