Blackcurrant-almond muffins


Blackcurrant-almond muffins
Blackcurrant muffins with a rather special ground almond dough. Blackurrants give a delicious hint of acidity, which goes very well with the almond flavour.
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Last modified on: February 21th 2011

Keywords for this recipe:MuffinAlmondBlackcurrantPastrySmall cakes
For 30 muffins, you will need:

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Stage 1 - 21 min.
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Prepare 450 g Muffin dough, but reduce flour by 1/3 and make up with 100 g ground almonds.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
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Pour 1 tablespoon caster sugar onto 100 g blackcurrant, and stir a few seconds to coat them with sugar.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
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Preheat oven to 392°F (200°C).

Put a teaspoon of mixture into each mould.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
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Put on a few blackcurrants, then cover with another teaspoon of mixture.

It's not necessary for blackurrants to be completely covered.

Stage 5 - 15 min.
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Put in the oven for about 15 minutes.

Stage 6
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Allow to cool slightly, then turn out onto a rack.
Remarks
You can use fresh or frozen blackcurrants.

As usual, muffins are better slighly warm.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
2,237 Kcal or 9,366 Kj47 gr231 gr123 gr
112 %18 %22 %19 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
336 Kcal or 1,407 Kj7 gr35 gr18 gr
17 %3 %3 %3 %
Per muffins
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
75 Kcal or 314 Kj2 gr8 gr4 gr
4 %1 %1 %1 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
How much will it cost?
  • For 30 muffins : 3.50 €
  • Per muffins : 0.12 €

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Source
Home made.
This recipe uses (among others)
Muffin doughMuffin dough: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Chocolate muffins, Raspberry muffins, ... All
Ground almondsGround almonds: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Moist chocolate cake, Marzipan (almond paste), Strawberry and rhubarb crumble, Almond mug cake for Mary, Caribbean upside-down cake, ... All
BlackcurrantBlackcurrant: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Blackcurrant liqueur, Blackcurrant coulis, ... All
Caster sugarCaster sugar: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Citrus tart, Agen prune cake, Flognarde, Candied grapefruit peel, Raspberry muffins, ... All
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