Photo: NZ Gardener Magazine
- 1 cup (150g) self-raising flour
- ¼ tsp bicarbonate of soda
- 1 tsp ground cardamom
- 60g almonds (chopped)
- 60g butter (melted)
- 1 egg
- 90ml milk
Preheat oven to 200C.
Sift 1 cup (150g) self-raising flour, ¼ tsp bicarbonate of soda and 1 tsp ground cardamom in a large bowl. Stir in 75g brown sugar, 150g carrots (about 2 medium, peeled and grated) and 60g almonds (chopped).
In a separate bowl, place 60g butter (melted), 1 egg and 90ml milk and whisk until smooth. Add butter mixture to carrot mixture and use a large metal spoon to stir until just combined. Spoon into 6 x 1/2-cup muffin pans (lightly greased) and bake for 25-30 minutes or until a skewer inserted in the centre comes out clean.
Set aside for 3-5 minutes, then cool on a wire rack.
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- Main Ingredients - Carrot
- Course - Snacks