Orange Cranberry Muffins with Orange Glaze

7
Deneece Gursky

By
@Smokeygirlxo

Pictured here with Peanut butter peanut butter chip cookies. These muffins do not have the glaze on them since I made them for my daughter and she does not like any types of icings. They are much prettier and definitely a much more unique taste with the orange glaze

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    flour
  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 3/4 c
    orange juice (i use fresh squeezed)
  • 1 Tbsp
    orange zest
  • 2 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1 large
    egg
  • 1 1/4 c
    cranberries, fresh or frozen (unthawed)
  • 1/4 c
    dried cranberries
  • FOR ORANGE GLAZE AND TOPPING

  • ·
    confectioners sugar
  • ·
    water
  • ·
    pure orange extract
  • ·
    melted chocolate

How to Make Orange Cranberry Muffins with Orange Glaze

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 375F and line a 12 cup muffin pan with paper liners. Or spray the muffin pan with non stick cooking spray
  2. Whisk together flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt in a large mixing bowl.
  3. Make a well, then add in in orange juice, orange zest, oil and egg and whisk everything together until just combined.
  4. Stir in whole and dried cranberries.
  5. Divide evenly into prepared muffin cups.
  6. Bake for 14-16 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center of a muffin comes out clean. Turn onto wire rack to cool.
  7. Orange Glaze

    Stir together powdered sugar and water to desired consistency. (thicker for glaze, thinner for drizzle) add pure orange extract little by little till desired flavor is achieved.
  8. Blueberry Glaze:# 1 cup sugar
    # 2 tablespoons cornstarch
    # 1 cup water
    # 1 cups fresh blueberries, divided

    Combine sugar and cornstarch ina small saucepan; blend thoroughly.
    Gradually stir in water.
    Crush 1/2 cup blueberries; add to sugar mixture.
    Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture thickens and comes to a boil. Continue to boil about 2 minutes or until mixture is clear.
    Cool.

Printable Recipe Card

About Orange Cranberry Muffins with Orange Glaze




Show 27 Comments & Reviews

Recipes You Can Make With Orange Juice

Recipes You Can Make With Orange Juice


Did you stock up when orange juice was on sale and realize you bought too much? Or, did someone put the container back in the fridge with only a little bit left? Well, OJ isn’t just for drinking with breakfast. It’s a fantastic ingredient for cooking and baking, too. Here are 12 recipes to try […]

What to Cook in September

What to Cook in September


Fall is finally here – which means some of our favorite produce is in season. Apple, pumpkin, brussels sprouts, potatoes, zucchini, and more make up some delicious recipes that you need to make this September. From soups to pies to pasta dishes, these fall dishes need to be in your recipe box.

15 Chicken Recipes Big on Buffalo Flavor

15 Chicken Recipes Big on Buffalo Flavor


Buffalo wings are a necessity on game day. But this spicy, tangy, and buttery sauce can be used on more than just wings. It can transform bland chicken into something very flavorful. And how to use that Buffalo chicken? From pasta to soup and egg rolls to chicken rolls, you can use it in many […]