Peach Depot.com - A website devoted to Peaches! Hundreds of Recipes included

Low Fat Peach Muffins

Low-Fat Peach Almond Muffin Recipe

These Low Fat Peach Muffins with Almonds make great muffins for dieters.

You can use fresh, frozen or canned peaches to make these delicious muffins.

These muffins freeze very well too, so why not make a double batch, and store some in the freezer. Then, take them out when you are looking for a great snack idea for your lunch bag.

Homemade muffins are cheaper than store or coffee-shop muffins, are usually healthier, and they taste much better too!

Note - these muffins can also be made substituting nectarines, apricots or plums in the place of the peaches.

You can also add dried raspberries, cranberries, craisins, or nuts to the ingredients to make these muffins even more special!


Ingredients

6 large eggs
1 1/2 cups granulated sugar, plus a little extra for sprinkling
1 tsp. almond extract
1/2 cup butter, melted
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 cup ground almonds
pinch of salt
4 fresh peaches, sliced (or equivalent of canned peaches or frozen peaches)
4 tbsp. peach jam (or apricot jam)
2 tbsp. sliced almonds
1ow fat yogurt, to serve, optional







Directions

In a bowl, combine the eggs, sugar and almond extract, and whisk together until foamy (about 1 minute).

Add the melted butter, and continue to beat until combined.

Gently fold in the flour, ground almonds and salt.

Divide the muffin batter between 12 muffin cups of a non-stick muffin pan, or into individual muffin papers.

Top each muffin with about 1/3 tbsp. of jam.

Arrange a few slices of peach on top.

Tip - You can help to prevent fruit from "sinking" into the muffin batter by dusting it with flour first.

Sprinkle the flaked almonds and the extra sugar over the peaches.

Bake muffins at 400° F for about 20 - 25 minutes, or until golden.

Serve warm with a spoonful of low-fat yogurt, or serve cooled.

Makes about 12 muffins.

Enjoy!




TOP of Low Fat Peach Muffins

RETURN to More Peach Muffin Recipes

RETURN to More Low Fat Peach Recipes

HOME to Homepage


Copyright ©2010-2018  Peach-Depot.com
All Rights Reserved Worldwide

No Reproduction Permitted Without the Expressed
Written Consent of the Site Owner

*We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites

★  Please use the "Like" button above and help to keep this free peach resource website alive.  Thanks!  :) 

All Recipes with Peaches

NO More
Burned Pie Crust!

Talisman Designs Adjustable Pie Crust Shield


Get the
Pie Crust Shield!


Subscribe to

This Site

RSS Feed Icon for Peach Recipes Blog

Peach Depot Facebook Page
Like Peach Recipes at Peach Depot Fb

  Please Visit 

My "Sister" Sites:

Raspberry Recipes

Rhubarb Recipes

Apple Recipes

Instructions How to Grill Fruit

HOW to GRILL Fruit for Dessert or Appetizer


HANDY  ELECTRIC TILLER ... what a relief ;)


Electic Tiller Garden tiller




If I had known that making my own
REAL Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt and Sorbet with fruit and more was SOOO Easy, I would have started 30 years ago! ...


Cuisinart ICE-30BC Pure Indulgence 2-Quart Automatic Frozen Yogurt, Sorbet, and Ice Cream Maker

 ... It's like using a blender !