Lemon Yogurt-Poppy Seed Muffins (lighter recipe)

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 30 min
  • Servings 12

Ingredients

Ingredients

Muffins

1/3
cup fat-free (skim) milk
1/4
cup unsweetened applesauce
2
tablespoons vegetable oil
1
container (6 oz) Yoplait® Original yogurt lemon burst
1/4
cup fat-free egg product or 1 egg
1 3/4
cups Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
1/4
cup granulated sugar
2
tablespoons poppy seed
1
tablespoon grated lemon peel
2 1/2
teaspoons baking powder
1/2
teaspoon baking soda
1/2
teaspoon salt

Glaze

1/2
cup powdered sugar
2
to 3 teaspoons lemon juice

Directions

Directions

  • 1 Heat oven to 400ºF. Grease bottoms only of 12 regular-size muffin cups, or line with paper baking cups. In large bowl, beat milk, applesauce, oil, yogurt and egg product until well blended. Stir in remaining muffin ingredients just until flour is moistened. Divide batter evenly among muffin cups.
  • 2 Bake 16 to 18 minutes or until golden brown. Immediately remove from pan. In small bowl, mix glaze ingredients until smooth and desired drizzling consistency. Drizzle over warm muffins.

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Tips

Expert Tips

Wrap leftover grated lemon peel tightly in plastic wrap and freeze for later use.

Pick up 1 or 2 lemons for this recipe. That’s enough to provide all the juice and fresh-tasting zest you will need for these fabulous muffins.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Muffin
Calories
134.7
Calories from Fat
30
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3.4g
5%
Saturated Fat
0.4g
2%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
19.0mg
6%
Sodium
236.4mg
10%
Total Carbohydrate
23.7g
8%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
9.9g
Protein
2.9g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%
2%
Vitamin C
3.70%
4%
Calcium
11%
11%
Iron
5.50%
6%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.