Low Fat Strawberry- Cinnamon Muffins

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Low Fat Strawberry- Cinnamon Muffins

Yield: 1 dozen muffins

Prep Time: 15 min

Cook Time: 15 min

Delicious with a mug of coffee...

Ingredients:

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 cup granulated white sugar
2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon salt
2/3 cup vanilla fat-free yogurt
1/4 cup butter, melted
3 Tablespoons 1% low-fat milk
1 large egg, lightly beaten
1/4 cup all-fruit strawberry jam
1 Tablespoon granulated sugar
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Directions:

1. Preheat oven to 375°F.

2. Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups, and level with a knife. Combine flour and the next 4 ingredients (through salt) in a large bowl, stirring well with a whisk. Make a well in the center of flour mixture. Combine yogurt, butter, milk and egg in a bowl, stirring well with a whisk. Add yogurt mixture to flour mixture, stirring just until moist.

3. Place 12 foil cup liners in muffin cups; coat liners with cooking spray. Spoon 1 Tablespoon batter into each liner. Top each with 1 teaspoon jam. Top evenly with the remaining batter. Combine 1 Tablespoon sugar and 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon; sprinkle over batter.

4. Bake for 15 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pan on a wire rack 10 to 15 minutes. Remove from pan; place on a wire rack.

Nutritional Information per serving:
Serving size: 1 muffin
Calories per serving: 163
Fat per serving: 4.67g
Saturated Fat per serving: 2.75g
Sugar per serving: 12.89g
Fiber per serving: .65g
Protein per serving: 3.06g
Cholesterol per serving: 28.82mg
Carbohydrates per serving: 27.58g

WW POINTS per serving:
Points Plus Program: 4 Old Points Program: 3.5

Source: RecipeGirl.com (via Cooking Light)

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2 Responses to “Low Fat Strawberry- Cinnamon Muffins”

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    Jen — April 1, 2012 @ 2:24 PM

    These look yummy – I’m going to make them tonight! I think you have a typo – it should be only 1/4 cup jam. (I cross-referenced against the CL site just in case.) I figured 4 cups of jam would be an awful lot!!

    • Lori Lange replied: — April 1st, 2012 @ 10:21 PM

      thanks so much- oops! fixed.