Orange Date Muffins
Always a breakfast favourite. Not too sweet, but really yummy when warm.
- 1 c flour, white
- 1⁄2 c flour, whole wheat
- 1 t baking powder and baking soda, each
- 1 t salt
- 1⁄2 c sugar
- 1 egg
- 1⁄2 c butter, soft
- 1 orange, including rind, quartered
- 1⁄2 c orange juice
- 1⁄2 c dates, chopped
Mix first six dry ingredients in a bowl. Put egg, butter, orange, and orange juice into a food processor and combine until smooth. Add to dry ingredients, along with dates and stir to mix.
Pour into greased muffin pans and bake at 400∞ for 15-17 minutes.
Make 12 muffins.
Put a little butter on them for a real treat!