Carrot Cake Muffins with Mascarpone Glaze

Carrot Cake Muffins with Mascarpone Glaze
Carrot Cake Muffins with Mascarpone Glaze
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 15 min
  • total: 45 min
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  • Summary

    Recipe for carrot cake muffins. Soft, tender muffins filled with plenty of carrots and finished with a creamy mascarpone glaze. Perfect for Spring!

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup white whole wheat flour
    • ¼ cup oat bran
    • ½ cup all-purpose flour
    • 2 ½ teaspoons baking powder
    • ½ teaspoon sea salt
    • ¾ teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg
    • pinch of ground cloves
    • 1 large egg
    • ? cup melted coconut oil
    • ? cup milk (I like whole milk here)
    • ¼ cup honey
    • ¼ cup pure maple syrup
    • 1 ½ teaspoons vanilla extract
    • 2 cups grated carrot (about 4 large carrots)
    • 4 ounces mascarpone, room temperature
    • 2 tablespoons whole milk
    • ½ teaspoon vanilla extract
    • pinch of salt
    • 1 ¼ cups confectioners’ sugar
    • chopped pecans

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 14
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 509 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 27 g 41.3%
    • Saturated Fat: 16 g 80.14%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 25 mg 8.35%
    • Sodium: 426 mg 17.74%
    • Calcium: 97 mg 9.67%
    • Potassium: 234 mg 6.69%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 8.85%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 69 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 4 g 15.92%
    • Sugar: 44 g
    • Protein: 6 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 55.98%
    • Vitamin C 1.7%
    • Vitamin D 1.43%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat5
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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