Baking, Breakfast, Muffins

Blueberry muffins

July 2, 2019

I wanted a nice fluffy, not too sweet blueberry muffin and these sure did hit the spot! I also get asked a lot for banana free baked recipes, I know I use banana a lot in my muffin and loaf recipes as it works so well to replace other ingredients with much higher point values, but I do try to create new ones often that are banana free ๐Ÿ™‚ These blueberry muffins are simple to make and definitely cured that “I just want a damn muffin” attitude haha, at 3 smart points each they are a nice guilt-free treat and freeze well too.


Blueberry muffin
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Serves: 12
 
3 freestyle, 4SP/3PP per muffin
Ingredients
  • 1¾ cup flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 egg
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • 1 cup milk (I used 1%)
  • ¼ cup unsweetened applesauce
  • ¼ cup non fat plain greek yogurt
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1¼ cup blueberries, I found frozen worked best as fresh blueberries can be too large and make a mess of the muffins
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350F and spray a 12 hole regular size muffin tin with some non stick cooking spray.
  2. In a bowl whisk together the egg and sugar, stir in milk, applesauce, yogurt and vanilla.
  3. Mix in the flour and baking powder, then slowly fold in the blueberries.
  4. Divide the batter over the 12 muffin cups and bake for approximately 22 minutes or until baked through.
  5. Let cool.. makes 12 muffins, best store in a sealed container and/or in the fridge
Notes
Freestyle SP- 3 using WW recipe builder
Smart Points- 4 using SP calculator
Points PLus- 3 using PP calculator
Nutritional info- Calories.. 105...Fat 1.2g...Sat fat 0.4g...Carbs 19.8g...Fiber 1g...Sugar 6.3g...Protein 3.5g using My Fitness Pal *Please note these numbers incl the blueberries, if using these numbers in your WW calculator you might get a higher point value

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    Reply Debra July 28, 2019 at 7:50 pm

    Do you think it would taste much different if I replaced 1/4 c sugar with 1/4 c Equate No Calorie Sweetener with Sucralose? I made this today and the taste is good to me. It reduces it to 2 SP.

    Love your website & recipes, BTW. I just started WW 10 days ago and am looking for some inspiration for cooking with CANADIAN products. I dearly wish I could get some of those low point products that are available in the US ๐Ÿ˜‰.

    Thanks, Debra T.

    • Drizzle
      Reply Drizzle July 30, 2019 at 3:59 pm

      Hi Debra, glad you are enjoying the recipes.. I don’t bake with sweeteners as they typically upset my stomach but if you enjoy them then I’d say go for it, I imagine they will work just fine .. I don’t use too many products from the U.S and most I buy here ๐Ÿ™‚

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    Reply Mae Farahani September 30, 2019 at 12:36 am

    HI there , what other flour do you recommend for blueberry muffins instead of white flour? I really want to avoid white one .
    Also , can Almond Milk be used instead of 1% milk ? Or using honey instead of sugar in the recipes ?

    • Drizzle
      Reply Drizzle October 2, 2019 at 12:08 pm

      Hi Mae, yes you can substitute those and whole wheat flour should work just as well

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        Reply Mendy October 22, 2019 at 10:50 pm

        These are not glutin free. White flour is gluten. Why would you call these gluten free?

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          Reply Drizzle October 23, 2019 at 4:18 pm

          Hi Mendy, I’m sorry but can you please point out where I said they were GF???? I have never ever claimed to make a GF recipe in my life ๐Ÿ˜‰

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    Reply Emily October 24, 2019 at 1:55 pm

    Are these mini muffins or regular sized?

    • Drizzle
      Reply Drizzle October 26, 2019 at 2:04 pm

      regular size muffins

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    Reply Jeanne Mello October 30, 2019 at 10:05 pm

    Hi. Love your recipes. Would these muffins work with almond or coconut flours? Thanks much!

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      Reply Drizzle November 2, 2019 at 1:58 pm

      Hi Jeanne, thank you ๐Ÿ™‚ I never bake with AF or CF I know they bake differently so all I can suggest is to try it and see

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