Farmers Almanac
The Farmers Almanac
BUY The 2018 Almanac NOW!

Carrot Spice Muffins

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Add to Google+ Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn Subscribe by Email Print This Post
Carrot Spice Muffins

25 min | 10 min prep
Makes 18 muffins

1 1/2 cups white whole wheat flour
OR 1 cup all purpose flour and 1/2 cup whole wheat flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt (optional)
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
1/8 teaspoon ground ginger
1/8 teaspoon allspice
1/3 cup honey or brown sugar
1 egg
1/2 cup buttermilk or yogurt
1/8 cup water
1/3 cup vegetable oil or melted butter
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
1 1/2 cups grated carrots
1/2 cup raisins or currants
1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional)

Preheat oven to 400° F. Mix together dry ingredients — flour, soda, powder, salt, cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, allspice. Mix together wet ingredients — honey/brown sugar, egg, buttermilk/yogurt, oil, vanilla and the carrots, raisins and nuts. Stir the wet and dry ingredients together until just moistened. Bake for about 15 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of a muffin comes out clean.

(Continued Below)

Articles you might also like...


1 badnonnie { 10.19.12 at 2:12 am }

Should be around 230 calories or 245 calories if you use nuts

2 Jaime McLeod { 06.04.12 at 9:59 am }

Sorry, Carole, we don’t supply that. We don’t have a staff nutritionist. There are sites online where you can plug all of the components of a recipe in and find that.

3 Carole Little { 06.04.12 at 6:33 am }

I would like to know what the calorie, fat, sodium, carb, etc. numbers are. thanks

Leave a Comment

Note: Comments that further the discussion of the above content are likely to be approved. Those comments that are vague or are simply submitted in order to promote a product, service or web site, although not necessarily considered "spam," are generally not approved.

If you notice a hole in the upper left-hand corner of your Farmers' Almanac, don't return it to the store! That hole isn't a defect; it's a part of history. Starting with the first edition of the Farmers' Almanac in 1818, readers used to nail holes into the corners to hang it up in their homes, barns, and outhouses (to provide both reading material and toilet paper). In 1919, the Almanac's publishers began pre-drilling holes in the corners to make it even easier for readers to keep all of that invaluable information (and paper) handy.

Spring Is Here – Sign Up Today!

The Farmers' Almanac is a gardener's best friend. Get 365 days of access to our online weather and gardening calendars + a copy of the 2017 Almanac
for only $13.99 $11.99!

Subscribe Today »