Good Morning Muffins

Good Morning Muffins

Morning muffins chock-full of fresh carrot, coconut and raisins.

25 min.prep time 45 min.total time
12 muffins
656 Ratings

Ingredients

1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/4 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1 cup sour cream
1/2 cup sweetened flaked coconut
1/2 cup raisins
2 medium (1 cup) carrots, shredded
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Directions

Heat oven to 375°F.  Grease 12-cup muffin pan; set aside.

Combine sugar and butter in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add sour cream and eggs. Continue beating until well mixed. Stir in coconut, raisins and carrots.

Stir together flour, baking soda and cinnamon in bowl. Add flour mixture to sour cream mixture; stir just until moistened.

Spoon batter evenly into prepared pan. Bake 20-25 minutes or until lightly browned.

 

Variations:

Prepare muffins as directed above. Bake as directed below.

Texas-Size Muffins: Spoon into greased Texas-size muffin pan cups. Bake 28-32 minutes or until lightly browned. 6 muffins.

Mini Muffins: Spoon into greased mini-muffin pan. Bake 15-18 minutes or until lightly browned. 32 muffins.

Muffin-Tops: Spoon into greased muffin-top pan. Bake 14-18 minutes or until lightly browned. 8 muffin-tops.

Mini-Loaves: Spoon into two greased 5 3/4x3-inch loaf pans. Bake 32-37 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. 2 loaves.

Nutrition Facts (1 muffin)

Calories: 200

Fat: 7g

Cholesterol: 50mg

Sodium: 170mg

Carbohydrates: 30g

Dietary Fiber: 1g

Protein: 4g

Recipe #5110D©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

I made these as 12 muffins. Everyone loved them, even a friend who claims not to like carrots or coconut. Very moist and not too sweet. Tomorrow I'll be making a double batch so they last a little longer.
The muffin is very moist and quite dense-- to the point of being heavy. Texture is nice and color and aroma are pleasant. It makes a better mini loaf than muffin.
These muffins are really yummy---make great mini-size muffins, too. Our batches have disappeared quickly! Even got a certain picky child to try these and she said they taste like pumpkin bread.
We've also had fun with the recipe name!
less flavorful than expected; pineapple would have been a good addition
These are wonderful warm a bit in the micro. I gave the recipe to a friend and she made the mini loaves spread with cream cheese and she loved them Nice and moist
These are moist, sweet and I, yes, will definitely make them again. I enjoy them at breakfast with a bowl of fruit.....warm a tad in your micro first and enjoy!

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