Chocolatey Orange Muffins
This is the story of my life. I get excited about things..jump in with gusto and leave it hanging after a while. I have made these muffins atleast 3 weeks back..uploaded the photos to the blogger..but waay too lazy to type the post. It is b'coz i truely suck at typing and then i am bored to correct my nad to and ..hte to the..u get it right ;)
This is definately the first year i have not made any resolutions..seriously..i never seem to do anything i resolve..so let me see if i do anything productive without planning for it..this way at the end of the year..i do not have to look back and say damn!!..what have i acheived..instead on dec 31st 2008..i can look back and say pretty good!....u did what you have put ur mind to..:D
These muffins are absolutey yummilicious..yikes! getting to be like RR..i hope never...but these are good :)
All purpose flour- 1 cup.
Brown sugar - 1/2 cup.
Cocoa powder - 1 tbls.
Baking soda and powder - 1/2 tsp.
Salt - 1/4 tsp.
Oil - 1/4 cup (use flavorless oil)
Orange zest - 1 tbls (make sure no white part comes) (this is optional)
Orange extract - 1 tsp.
Flax meal - 1 tbls
Soy milk - 1/2 cup
Chocolate chips - 1/2 cup + 2tbls
1. Preheat oven to 375 F.
2. Whisk the flax meal with the milk till frothy and keep aside. Reserve the 2 tbls chocolate chips for later
3. Mix all the above ingredients well...then add in the flax-milk mix and sir well to make a smooth batter.
4. Pour the batter in muffin tins which have been sprayed with oil-free cooking spray and sprinkle the reserved 2tbls chocolate chips on top.
5. Bake these for 30 mts. Cool them on a wire rack and stuff your face ;)
This is off to Deepz of Letz Cook who is hosting JFI - Chocolate and to Bindiya who is In love with food and is hosting your favorite things -chocolate