Cranberry and Apricot Muffins
Source: dLife

A tasty orange muffin with added cranberries and apricots.

Rating:
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 25 minutes
Difficulty: Intermediate

Nutrition Facts

Makes 12 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 207.6
Total Carbs 39.7 g
Dietary Fiber 3.6 g
Sugars 21.1 g
Total Fat 4.9 g
Saturated Fat 2.6 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.3 g
Potassium 268.1 mg
Protein 3.8 g
Sodium 110.0 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1 Fat , 1 1/2 Fruits , 1/2 Other Carbs , 1 Starch
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Servings
Ingredients

1 cup  white all purpose flour
0 3/4 cup  whole wheat flour
0 1/4 cup  wheat germ
2 tsp  low sodium baking powder
0 1/2 tsp  baking soda
0 1/4 tsp  salt
4 tbsp  unsalted butter
0 1/2 cup  sugar
0.6667 cup  grated orange peel
1 each  Eggs, large, raw
1 cup  Cranberries, dried, sweetened
1 cup  dried apricot halves
1 each  cooking spray
Directions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. In a large bowl, mix together both flours with the wheat germ, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Using a fork mix in the butter pieces, (batter will be crumbly), and stir in the sugar.
  3. In a separate bowl, mix the orange juice and egg then add to the dry mixture and stir just until blended (dough will be stiff). Using a thick wooden spoon, stir in the cranberries and apricots.
  4. Spoon batter into cooking spray coated muffin cups filling about 3/4 full. Bake until tops are golden and a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean, about 20-25 minutes. Remove pan to a cooling rack for 5 minutes, remove muffins, and cool completely.