Carrot Pineapple Muffins

This yummy recipe came from Holly Clegg’s new cookbook, Too Hot in The Kitchen—Secrets to Sizzle at Any Age.

Carrot Pineapple Muffins
1/3 cup canola oil
¾ cup sugar
2 eggs
1 cup all purpose flour
½ cup whole wheat flour or all purpose flour
1 ¼ tsp. baking powder
½ tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. ground cinnamon
1 (8 oz.) can crushed pineapple in juice, drained
1 cup grated carrots

-Preheat oven 350 degrees. Coat a muffin tin with nonstick cooking spray

-In mixing bowl, mix together oil and sugar. Gradually add eggs, beating well

-In bowl, combine both flours, baking powder, baking soda, and cinnamon and add alternately with crushed pineapple to sugar mixture, stirring only until combined. Stir in carrots. Transfer batter to prepared pan.

-Bake 18-20 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean.

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  1. heartnsoulcooking says:

    What a YUMMY!!! muffin, I like making muffins for a fast breakfast when everyone in a hurry trying to get out the door. These would be GREAT!!! and everyone will LIKE!!! them.

  2. Those look amazing! I can't wait to try these. It sounds like a perfect thing I would be able to eat with my gastroparesis.

    Hugs & love,

  3. [email protected] 21st Century Housewife says:

    These muffins sound really yummy – I love the idea of the carrot and pineapple together.

  4. I make carot pineapple cake. This looks delicious! Will have to try this. Thanks for sharing

  5. Prairie Story says:

    I discovered adding pinapple to muffins about a year ago. It's the best isn't! Keeps them nice and moist! BTW I have a recipe swap on my blog every Thursday –

  6. Sherry @ Lamp Unto My Feet says:

    Oooh, these sound delish! 🙂

  7. FoodontheTable says:

    These look delicious! What a great way to get some veggies & fruit in the morning!

  8. Yummy! This is a real keeper! Thanks for sharing!

  9. Its A Blog Party says:

    Thanks for linking up!

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