Coconut Muffins (Gluten-Free)
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This recipe comes to us from Leta.
½ cup sugar
2 tablespoons Crisco Butter Flavored Margarine
1 tablespoon coconut extract
Beat together until creamy.
½ teaspoon baking powder
½ teaspoon xanthan gum
Pinch of salt
¾ cup GF flour blend
¼ cup Dari-Free milk or Vanilla Soy milk
Mix dry ingredients into the wet ones, and stir in a small hand full Angel Flake coconut. Pour into cupcake pan with paper cups. Makes 6 muffins in paper cupcake paper cups.
Bake at 350F for 21 minutes.
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