Low-fat chocolate with cranberry muffins

Prep: 15 mins
Cook: 20 mins
Low-fat chocolate with cranberry muffins
Perfect morning food or snack, these low-fat muffins are guilt free.

250g self-raising flour

1 tbsp cocoa powder

1 tsp baking powder

1 tsp cinnamon

85g light muscovado sugar

85g dried cranberries

25g dark chocolate, chopped

125g low-fat yogurt

125ml skimmed milk

3 tbsp sunflower oil

1 egg, lightly beaten

Preheat the oven to 180°C / 350°F / Gas mark 4.

Line a 12-hole muffin tin with paper cases.

Over a large bowl, sift the flour, cocoa, baking powder and cinnamon together.

Stir in the sugar and cranberries.

Microwave the chocolate on medium for 1-1½ minutes, then set aside.

Mix the yoghurt and milk with the oil and egg.

Make a well in centre of the dry mix and gently stir in the liquid.

Drizzle half the chocolate over the mix, gently stir to swirl, then repeat with the remaining chocolate.

Be careful not to over mix.

Spoon the mix into the muffin cases and bake for 15-20 minutes until risen and firm to the touch.

Makes 12

Preparation Time
15 minutes

Cooking Time
20 minutes

Main ingredients
Dairy, Flour, Chocolate, Fruit, Eggs, Sugar, Oil, Spice

Recipe Type
Cakes & Baking

Level of Difficulty

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