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Coconut milk gives these muffins a little more sweetness and a slightly denser texture than cakelike muffins. Use any other dried fruit you like in place of the cranberries--dried currants or chopped dried apricots, for example, would work well.

Recipe by Cooking Light January 2005

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Credit: Randy Mayor

Recipe Summary

Yield:
1 dozen (serving size: 1 muffin)
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Preheat oven to 400°.

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  • Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups; level with a knife. Combine flour and next 3 ingredients (through salt) in a medium bowl, stirring with a whisk. Stir in cranberries; make a well in center of mixture. Combine coconut milk and next 4 ingredients (through egg), stirring well with a whisk. Add to flour mixture, stirring just until moist.

  • Place 12 muffin cup liners in muffin cups. Spoon batter into lined cups. Sprinkle evenly with 2 teaspoons sugar. Bake at 400° for 20 minutes or until muffins spring back when touched lightly in center. Remove muffins from pans immediately; place on a wire rack.

Nutrition Facts

200 calories; calories from fat 23%; fat 5.1g; saturated fat 2.7g; mono fat 1.7g; poly fat 0.3g; protein 2.9g; carbohydrates 36.1g; fiber 1.1g; cholesterol 28mg; iron 1.2mg; sodium 167mg; calcium 52mg.
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