Chocolate-Cherry Gluten Free Morning Muffins

September 29, 2016

Author Notes: Larger, chocolate-cherry version of Aussie BItes.
http://www.servedinbrooklyn.com/blog/2016/8/23/morning-muffins
Molly Corrigan

Makes: 8-12

Ingredients

  • 3 1/4 cups Rolled Oats
  • 1/2 cup Cane Sugar
  • 3/4 cup Dried Cherries
  • 3/4 cup Dark Chocolate Chips
  • 1/2 cup Ground flaxseed
  • 1/2 cup Sunflower Seeds
  • 1/2 cup Unsweetened Shredded Coconut
  • 1/2 cup Quinoa (cooked)
  • 3/4 cup Honey
  • 1/4 cup Chia Seeds
  • 1/2 tablespoon Baking Soda
  • 1/2 cup Unsalted Butter (melted)
  • 1/2 cup Coconut Oil (melted)
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla
In This Recipe

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease a standard muffin pan.
  2. In a food processor/Vitamix/Ninja, pulverize 2 cups of rolled oats.
  3. Add in remaining oats, sugar, cherries, chocolate, ground flaxseed, sunflower seeds, coconut, quinoa, chia seeds, baking soda. Pulse until cherries are in small bits.
  4. Pour in honey, butter, coconut oil, and vanilla. Pulse until just combined.
  5. Divide batter evenly in to muffin tins.
  6. Bake in oven for 12 - 15 minutes. Remove from pan and let cool on wire rack for 10 minutes.

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