Double Berry Breakfast Muffins

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These are fruity and these are healthy. I call these grab and go muffins. Ideal for a quick breakfast, to pack for kids lunchboxes or anytime snack. Made with whole wheat flour and oats, these are egg-less, loaded with not one but two berry flavors and finely chopped walnut topping to add the crunch!!  I love to add different flavors to my cakes and muffins that I bake. Strawberry or any fruity essence adds on the fruity flavor of the muffin. When you have kids in the house, you have to constantly think about adding variations the food and snacks. Though kids love berries then at times they too get bored with eating fruits in same form. These berry muffins add the variation to my bakes and also add on to new snack or lunchbox ideas for kidoos and so apt for my teenager who is always in hurry to finish off the breakfast and leave for school.. And my younger takes these for his snack time ..I too enjoy these with my morning cup of tea or coffee.. healthy and wholesome treat for all!!

Let’s see how I make these healthy and fruity muffins..

Double Berry Breakfast Muffins

Whole Wheat Muffins with the goodness of oats, strawberries and blueberries. Ideal for breakfast or anytime snack.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Total Time40 mins
Course: Breakfast, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Fruity Muffins, Muffins, Quick Bread Muffins
Servings: 10 pieces
Author: Swati

Ingredients

  • 1 Cup Whole Wheat Flour
  • 1/4 Cup Oats
  • 3/4 Cup Brown Sugar
  • 1 Cup Mixed Berries Blueberries, Strawberries or Raspberries
  • 1/4 Cup Olive Oil or any flavorless oil
  • 1 tsp Baking Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Baking Soda
  • 1/4 Cup Yogurt/Curd
  • 1/2 Cup Milk
  • 1 Tsp Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 1/4 Cup Walnuts
  • 1 tsp Strawberry Essence or any other fruity essence
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Essence

Instructions

  • Pre-heat oven at 350 F or 180 C.
  • Mix together flour, baking soda, baking powder and oats. Very finely chop walnuts. Add the apple cider vinegar in milk. Let it rest for 5-10 mins.
  • Beat together oil, sugar, both the essences and yogurt till sugar dissolves.
  • Fold in flour in sugar mix. Roughly mash strawberries with a fork and dust the blueberries with flour.
  • Fold in the berries in batter and transfer to muffin pan.
  • Add chopped walnuts over batter. Press a little with spoon.
  • Bake in the preheated oven for 25-30 mins.
  • When baked, cool on wire rack, then store in an airtight container.

Notes

You can use any flour for these muffins. Almond Meal, Wholewheat or all-purpose flour.
Oats are optional but these increase the nutrient value of the muffins. Replace the equal amount of any flour with the oats if you want to skip oats.
Instead of oil, you can add melted butter to these. 
Adjust the quantity of milk as per the juiciness of berries. Also, add frozen blueberries coated with flour. This will keep in check the moisture in berries.
 

I am taking these to Dec Bake-A-Thon where I am participating for the first time. Bakeathon is an event where a group of bloggers bake and blog every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.  The event is hosted by Srivalli whom I met online and got to know about it. She has two amazing blogs ..http://cooking4allseasons.in and http://spicingyourlife.in
You can read Bake-A Thon more here.  Looking forward to sharing some good stuff in the group and learning from the other group members.

Do make these healthy muffins. You can use any combination of berries whatever you have in hand. These muffins are ideal giving as breakfast, packing as a snack in lunchboxes or anytime snack. Give me your feedback in the comments section and follow the blog for more such healthy and fruity recipes!! Whenever you bake these do share the pics on my FB page or tag me on Instagram. You can also Pin the recipe for later use. You can also find my recipes on  Google+It will a small token of your appreciation for my work and keeps me motivated to bring good, authentic and new recipes to you.

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Author: Swati

Some who believes 'EAT WELL, READ DAILY, TRAVEL OFTEN AND LAUGH KHUL KE'!!! Hi!! Swati here!!! Chef, Chocolatier, food admirer, reader, love to travel, listen to music, Bollywood and shoot nature and food pics!! Welcome to my Foodtrails and join me in my food adventure!!

38 thoughts

  1. So glad you joined Swaty, these muffins look so sinful and yes I would love these for anytime..:)…can’t wait to read all your bakes this month!

    1. Thanks Srivalli for nice words and adding me to the group. I too look forward to share some good bakes with you all and learn from all you talented ladies!!

  2. This muffins are power packed and so healthy, with all that whole wheat flour oats and berries. I am sure my kid would love this.

    1. Thanks Rafeeda!! Glad to get in touch with you all at Bakethon! Even I like these eith my morning tea or coffee!!

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