Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Quinoa Muffins

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Ingredients

12 servings
  • ¾ cups Brown Sugar
  • 1 ¼ cups Flour, Whole Wheat
  • 1 ½ teaspoons Pumpkin Pie Spice
  • 1 teaspoon Baking Powder
  • ½ teaspoons Salt
  • ½ teaspoons Baking Soda
  • ¾ cups cook Quinoa
  • 2 individual Egg
  • ¾ cups Pumpkin, Canned
  • ½ cups Milk
  • ¼ cups melt Butter
  • 2 teaspoons Vanilla Extract
  • ½ cups Chocolate Chips, Mini

Freezer Containers

  • 2 Gallon Freezer Bags

Supplies

  • 12.Muffin Liners

Directions

Line a 12-cup muffin pan with paper liners In a large bowl, combine brown sugar, whole wheat flour, pumpkin pie spice, baking powder, salt, and baking soda. Add the quinoa, stirring with a fork to separate. Add the eggs, pumpkin, milk, butter, and vanilla. Stir until just incorporated, then gently fold in the chocolate chips. Bake at 400 degrees for approximately 25 minutes, or until the muffins are golden brown and a toothpick comes out clean.

Freezing Directions

Line a 12-cup muffin pan with paper liners In a large bowl, combine brown sugar, whole wheat flour, pumpkin pie spice, baking powder, salt, and baking soda. Add the quinoa, stirring with a fork to separate. Add the eggs, pumpkin, milk, butter, and vanilla. Stir until just incorporated, then gently fold in the chocolate chips. Bake at 400 degrees for approximately 25 minutes, or until the muffins are golden brown and a toothpick comes out clean. Cool completely. Divide muffins into a gallon-size freezer bag, label and freeze.

Serving Day Directions

Serve at room temperature or heat individually in microwave for 1 minute, or until warm.

Nutritional Information

Not Available

About This Recipe

Tis the season for pumpkin! And in our house - the best compliment to pumpkin is chocolate of course! These chocolate chip pumpkin quinoa muffins make an excellent fall breakfast or afternoon snack!

Meet The Cook

A mom of five, Lisa has a passion for cooking, and the belief that a strong family begins at the dinner table.  In her spare time, you will often find her behind a camera focusing on her love for photography.

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