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Trail Mix Muffins Recipe

Trail Mix Muffins

These tender muffins with crunchy, chewy trail mix are perfect for a healthy grab for breakfast and a great energy-boosting snack. Trail Mix Muffins are a quick and easy recipe.

Detailed Trail Mix Muffins Recipe is below

Prep time

10 min

Cook time

15 min

Total time

25 min




Course: Dessert

Skill Level: Medium

Diet:  Non-vegetarian

Serves:  5

Ingredients for Trail Mix Muffins recipe

To make Trail Mix Muffins

  • 1/4 cup quinoa
  • 2/3 cup whole wheat pastry flour
  • 2/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup packed dark brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoon crunchy peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter cut into small chunks, plus more for greasing
  • 1 large egg yolk at room temperature
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2/3 cup low-fat milk
  • 1/3 cup dried cranberries
  • 1/3 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 2 large egg whites at room temperature

Preparation Of Trail Mix Muffins recipe

To make Trail Mix Muffins

  • To make the muffins, you need to first add the dry ingredients. Take the whole wheat flour and all-purpose flour in a bowl and mix it together.Trail Mix Muffins
  • Now beat an egg into the bowl and whisk it well.

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  • To the egg add all the dry flour.

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  • After adding the quinoa add ¾ cups of brown sugar.

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  • Now add 1 tablespoon of salt and baking powder. Stir the mixture well until you get a smooth batter. Add 1 tablespoon of vanilla extract to the mixture.

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Trail Mix Muffins

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  • Add ¾ cup of milk into the mixture. Do not add water. Mix it well to get a smooth batter.  Add dark chocolate. You can also add dry raisins, candies and dry fruits of your choice.

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  • Transfer a spoonful of the mixture in the moulds.

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  • Give it a quick stir and bake at 325 ᵒC for 25 mins. The muffins are ready to serve.

Trail Mix Muffins

Recipe notes


  • If quinoa is not cooked, you need to cook it first.

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