Smarty Pants Muffins

  • Yield: servings


-- Cooking spray
2cups all-purpose flour
1cup sugar
2teaspoons baking powder
1/2teaspoon salt
1teaspoon ground cinnamon
1cup chai tea concentrate (such as Tazo)
2-- eggs, beaten
1/4cup melted butter
1teaspoon vanilla extract
1cup chopped walnuts
1cup dried goji berries


  1. Preheat oven to 375F. Coat 12 muffin cups with cooking spray.
  2. Combine flour, sugar, baking powder, salt and cinnamon in a mixing bowl.
  3. Combine tea concentrate, eggs, butter and vanilla in a separate bowl; whisk well.
  4. Make a well in the center of dry ingredients. Pour wet ingredients into the well and stir until just combined. Gently fold in walnuts and goji berries.
  5. Fill muffin cups two-thirds full. Bake 15 to 18 minutes, until centers spring back when touched. Makes 12 muffins.

Recipe by Mary Carter