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Texas-Sized Morning Glory Muffins

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WW Freestyle: 21
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Total Time45 mins
This easy recipe for jumbo Morning Glory muffins is perfect for busy mornings and lazy weekend brunches alike! Moist and fluffy muffins you're sure to love!
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Servings: 6 large muffins, or 12 regular-sized muffins
Calories: 683
Author: Katerina | Diethood


  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 cup light brown sugar , packed
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups grated carrots
  • 2 apples , chopped
  • 1/4 cup sweetened coconut
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/4 cup raisins
  • 1/4 cup dried prunes , chopped
  • 3 eggs
  • 2/3 cups Canola oil
  • 1/4 cup freshly squeezed orange juice
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • zest of 1 orange
  • light brown sugar for sprinkling on top


  • Preheat oven to 375.
  • Line a muffin tin with 6 “Texas-sized” muffin paper liners. If using cupcake tin, line all 12 with cupcake paper liners.
  • Whisk together the flour, brown sugar, baking soda, spices and salt.
  • Add in the carrots, apple, coconut, nuts, raisins, prunes, and zest; combine.
  • Mix the wet ingredients in a separate bowl: eggs, oil, orange juice and vanilla.
  • Add wet ingredients to the flour mixture and stir until combined.
  • Fill the muffin liners to the top. If using a cupcake tin, fill those all the way up, too.
  • Sprinkle light brown sugar on top of the muffins.
  • Bake for 22 to 25 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean.
  • Cool in the pan for 5 minutes and then turn them out on a baking rack.
Nutrition Facts
Texas-Sized Morning Glory Muffins
Amount Per Serving
Calories 683 Calories from Fat 315
% Daily Value*
Fat 35g54%
Saturated Fat 4g20%
Cholesterol 82mg27%
Sodium 641mg27%
Potassium 492mg14%
Carbohydrates 86g29%
Fiber 6g24%
Sugar 41g46%
Protein 10g20%
Vitamin A 7357IU147%
Vitamin C 11mg13%
Calcium 80mg8%
Iron 3mg17%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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