Monday, January 23, 2012

Orange, pineapple and walnut muffins


It's time for some more baking....I had half a can of pineapple leftover from the

Egg less pineapple and cardamom cake 

which I wanted to finish ....And muffins are always on my baking list as they make a very good lunchbox option for bhavye...I made a batch on the Friday and they were gone before I could take pictures...So I made a batch again today morning...So here is the recipe...


All you need is

All purpose flour- 2 cups
Baking soda-3\4 tsp
Salt-1\4 tsp
Walnuts-3\4 cup
Unsalted butter-1\2 cup
Sugar-3\4 cup
Egg-1
Yogurt-3\4 cup
Zest of one orange
Canned Pineapple-1\2 cup
Juice of 2 oranges
Confectioner's sugar- 1\4 cup



Method of preparation

Pre heat the oven to 450 degrees
Spread the walnuts in a baking tray and roast for 10 minutes in the oven
Cool and chop into small pieces
Keep aside
Mix orange juice and confectioner's sugar in a bowl and mix till combined
Keep aside
Pre heat the oven to 350 degrees
Grease a muffin tin
In a bowl, sift together all purpose flour, baking soda and salt
In a big bowl, beat butter and sugar till light and fluffy
Add the egg and beat till it is combined
Add yogurt and orange zest
Add the flour and whisk till combined
Fold in the chopped pineapples and walnuts
Spoon the batter in the muffin tin and bake for 20-25 minutes till a toothpick comes out clear
Remove the muffins from the tin and cool on a wire rack
Brush then with orange juice and sugar glaze while they are still hot






21 comments:

  1. very delicious n healthy bake with fruits..lovely!!

    Erivum Puliyum

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  2. Wat a prefectly baked muffins, looks absolutely stunning and incredible..

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  3. thanx for stopping by my blog...love that glass of milk with the muffins...super cute

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  4. nice flavour combo, pairing pineapple & walnuts.. now why dint i think of it before? :) looks yummy

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  5. Yummy muffins...lovely combo of orange, pineapple and walnut..Sounds and looks good

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  6. Thats one awesome combo of flavors and the muffins look so yum

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  7. lovely and perfect muffins..loved the combo of ingredients

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  8. Delicious...Totally Yummy..

    Aarthi
    http://yummytummy-aarthi.blogspot.com/

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  9. Those muffins look scrumptious!

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  10. I would love to try out this delicious muffins soon.

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  11. these are just yummy and lovely muffins..

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  12. i love fruits in muffins! super cool combination of orange and pineapple.

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  13. Oranges, pineapple and Walnut together???? Wow, these muffins would have been flying high in taste and I simply adore that three ingredients. Baked to perfection with amazing pics. Hoping I can also improve my baking skills just like yours.

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  14. Great luking muffins dear.yumm bake

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  15. Stunning pictures! Loved these muffins with orange flavour. Bookmarked!
    http://cosmopolitancurrymania.blogspot.com

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