The Indian spice-mix garam masala gives these muffins a delicious and grown-up twist. I love using bright, festive mini-muffin liners, they remind me of a Holi party, the Hindu festival of colors.
Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen
Mini Spiced Carrot Muffins
Total:
1 hr 10 min
Active:
20 min
Yield:
48 mini muffins
Level:
Easy
Total:
1 hr 10 min
Active:
20 min
Yield:
48 mini muffins
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F and center an oven rack. Line a mini-muffin tray with your favorite liners.

Combine the flour, baking powder, garam masala, salt and baking soda in a large bowl. Work in the brown sugar with your fingers.

Whisk together the carrots, yogurt, oil, raisins, coconut, ginger, zest and eggs in a separate bowl.

Stir the wet ingredients into the dry until just combined (don't fret if the batter has lumps).

Grease a small 1 1/4-inch ice-cream scoop with nonstick spray and fill the liners about 3/4 of the way to the top. Sprinkle with turbinado sugar, if using.

Bake until a toothpick inserted in the muffins comes out clean and the tops spring back when touched, 14 to 16 minutes. Rotate the trays front to back and top to bottom about halfway through baking to ensure even baking. Let the muffins rest in the hot muffin pan 3 minutes, then transfer to a cooling rack and let cool 30 minutes.

Cook's Note

Garam masala is an Indian spice blend available at specialty food stores.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Baby Carrots

Recipe courtesy of Rachael Ray

Glazed Salmon With Spiced Carrots

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Carrot Cake

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Blueberry Coffee Cake Muffins

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Meatloaf Muffins with Barbecue Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Rachael Ray

Focaccia

Recipe courtesy of Anne Burrell

Venita's Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Trisha Yearwood

Best Ever Chocolate Brownies

Recipe courtesy of Food Network

Compost Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Samantha Seneviratne

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Crab Cupcakes 00:50

Make a splash with these too-cute cupcakes that are a cinch to assemble.

Similar Topics:

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          On TV

          The Pioneer Woman

          9:30am | 8:30c

          Farmhouse Rules

          10:30am | 9:30c

          Farmhouse Rules

          11:30am | 10:30c

          Farmhouse Rules

          12:30pm | 11:30c

          The Pioneer Woman

          1:30pm | 12:30c

          Chopped

          4pm | 3c

          Chopped

          5pm | 4c

          Chopped

          6pm | 5c

          Chopped

          7pm | 6c

          Chopped

          8pm | 7c
          On Tonight
          On Tonight

          Cooks vs. Cons

          10pm | 9c

          Cooks vs. Cons

          11pm | 10c

          Chopped

          3am | 2c

          Get Cooking