March 15, 2011

Cupcakes courtesy of Myldred!

A Carrot-Walnut-Raisin Recipe from my new kindred spirit....Myldred.

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INGREDIENTS
1 cup all-purpose flour
3/4 cup whole wheat flour
1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup oil
1 (8-oz.) can crushed pineapple in unsweetened juice, undrained
1 egg
1 cup shredded carrots
1/2 cup raisins
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
 
DIRECTIONS
  • Heat oven to 375°F. Grease bottoms only of 16 muffin cups or line with paper baking cups. In large bowl, combine all-purpose flour, whole wheat flour, brown sugar, baking soda, cinnamon and salt; mix well.
  • In small bowl, combine oil, pineapple and egg; blend well. Add to flour mixture; stir just until dry ingredients are moistened. Stir in carrots, raisins and walnuts. Fill greased muffin cups 3/4 full.
  • Bake at 375°F. for 18 to 22 minutes or until muffins are light brown and toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 5 minutes; remove from pan. 
  • I added a cream cheese frosting!
Thanks...Millie!
 


21 comments:

Pam said...

These sound wonderful!

Jenny said...

Carrie, these look amazing.

Judi said...

Carrie....
yeum! Another one of those yummies to be grateful about and to indulge one with. This will definately be another new one to try.
have a wonderful day
Judi

love.boxes said...

They look delicious!

Country Dreaming said...

I'd love to have one now, please.

Melinda

vintagegirl said...

Mmmmmmm ~ my mouth is watering!

Sharon

Patti said...

I would have no problem eating several of these! Hugs

Diane Mars said...

Th0se look so good, I love carrot cake~ Yummy

T's Daily Treasures said...

Oh my! They sound divine. I just bought a muffin cookbook. One recipe 100 different ways. Yum! Have a bright and beautiful day. :) Tammy

Beverly @ My Sew Sweet Studio said...

Yummm! My hubby would love those sans the nuts. Would love to have one with my coffee right now.
I will check out Millie's link.

Dropped Stitch Knitter said...

They look great! I've actually been looking to try some new carrot-cake type recipes... And I rarely bake whole cakes, since there are only two of us.

Going to have to try this out!

Happy@Home said...

What a treasure you discovered. I'm sure Myldred must be smiling down at you for making such good use of her recipe collection.

Deborah said...

Oops. Sorry about the drool. How yummy! I've got a lot of catching up to do! Goodness, but I'm back!
**blows kisses** Deb

{Bellamere Cottage} said...

Now, those look realllly good! I'm not too much in the kitchen, but I just may give these a try.

I love your header, by the way.... Each time I come over it makes me smile.

Warm blessings,
Spencer

Cottage Touch said...

Wow they sound delicious, thanks for the recipe think i'll try some. the boys and i will be making a PMS cake later on this evening, i'll post the recipe on my blog, it is amazing if you love sweets.

Diane {Created by Diane} said...

They look delicious!

koralee said...

I think it is about time I make cupcakes...yummm. xoxo hugs

The Strawberry Mallard said...

OKAY......time to fire up the new oven again.....and no chocolate...LOL!!

Yum yum yum..TY Carrie!
Hugs, Nancy

Nezzy said...

Pass one my way please!!! Those look amazin' and I can almost smell their spiciness radiatin' from the computer screen!!! Mmmmmmm!!!

Thanks for the recipe...I do believe I'll smell up the house!

God bless and may it rain Irish luck on ya today!!!

Debby@Just Breathe said...

They sound delicious. Thank you for the recipe.

Abbey and Kevin said...

Wow! This made my mouth water! I am going to have to make these. They look great too! <3

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