Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Strawberry Oatmeal Muffins




These Strawberry Oatmeal muffins would make a healthy, as well as pretty, breakfast for any day, but especially for Valentine's morning. I was intrigued that the recipe did not use any flour, but that the oats were processed into a smooth texture. Since I am always looking for healthy options that give me the illusion I am having a treat, I was looking forward to trying this unique muffin recipe.

Fresh strawberries tend to be inconsistent in their quality and freshness this time of year, so this was a perfect way to use the ones I had on hand, that had been in my fridge for a few days. The chopped berries sprinkled on top of each muffin make such a pretty presentation and taste so fresh. Also, since I like the texture of oatmeal, I left my oats a little course, but you could process them smoother, if you choose.

Since these are only 23 carbs per muffin, I could indulge in this sweet Valentine's treat and skip the candy hearts that were tempting me :-)

Happy Wednesday!



Recipe for Strawberry Oatmeal Muffins


2 1/2 cups oatmeal

1 cup plain yogurt

2 eggs

1/2 cup splenda baking sugar

1 1/2 tsp. baking powder

1/2 tsp. baking soda

2 cups chopped strawberries

1 tsp. lemon juice

Put oatmeal in food processor and process until smooth. Chop strawberries in small pieces; dry well and put aside 1/2 cup for topping.

Mix together oats, eggs, yogurt, sugar, baking soda, baking powder and lemon juice. Fold in 1 1/2 cups chopped strawberries. Fill muffin cups with batter, then sprinkle reserved strawberries on top of each muffin. Bake for 25 minutes at 400 degrees. Makes 1 dozen muffins. Enjoy!


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  1. Sounds yummy, and look so festive for Valentines.

  2. Thanks for the inspiration - love how healthy they sound too!


  3. A perfect compliment to a snowy day!!! Looks yummy!

  4. I have GOT TO make those! What great February treat!

  5. Not home today, but I am making these if I make it home by tomorrow!!!...:)JP

  6. I like the strawberry surprise inside! these look so good:)

  7. These look delish-I adore strawberries! Would love for you to share at Fridays Unfolded!


  8. Great to have you at Seasonal Sundays.

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  9. These sound so good, thanks for the recipe and Thanks tons for linking to Inspire Me. Hugs, Marty


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