Pear Pecan Muffins (Vegan, Gluten & Sugar Free, Naturally Sweetened with Fruits)

These pretty muffins are delicious, moist, filled with flavor and healthy! They only require a few ingredients and are so easy to make. Not to mention how pretty they look. They are both vegan, gluten & sugar free and naturally sweetened with fruits. This is kinda as healthy as it gets, since your pretty much eating oats and fruits.

These muffins are the perfect “grab n go” breakfast, healthy snack or dessert! And people won’t even know they’re eating something healthy! They are good to store in the fridge for 4-5 days, but I wouldn’t recommend freezing them since the pear won’t taste that good.

Ingredients for these Pear Pecan Muffins:

  • Pears
  • Oats
  • Banana
  • Apple sauce
  • Baking powder
  • Baking soda
  • Apple cider vinegar
  • Stevia drops
  • Salt
  • Cinnamon
  • Pecan nuts

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Pear Pecan Muffins (Vegan, Gluten & Sugar Free, Naturally Sweetened with Fruits)

These muffins are incredibly moist and tender, with the sweet and delicious baked pear in the core topped with buttery pecans.
Course Baking, Dessert, Healthy Snack, Sweet Snack, Sweet Treat
Cuisine All around
Keyword Dairy-Free, Easy, Gluten-Free, Healthy, Naturally Sweetened, Oil Free, Quick, Refined-Sugar-Free, Sugar Free, Vegan
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes

Ingredients

  • 8-10 Pears (depending on the size)
  • 5 dl Oats
  • 1 1/2 dl Apple sauce
  • 1 large Banana mashed
  • 1 tsp Baking soda
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1 tsp Apple cider vinegar
  • 6-7 drops Stevia vanilla drops
  • 1-2 or 1/2 tbsp/dl Stevia granular sugar or coconut sugar if you prefer them sweeter (optional, I did not use it)
  • 2 tsp Cinnamon
  • 2 tbsp Pecan nuts roughly chopped

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 175 degrees and prepare muffin tins.
  • Cut of the bottom of the pears so they can stand in the muffin tins.
  • Add oats to a high speed blender and process until you have a flour like texture.
  • Add the flour to a bowl together with baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon and salt.
  • In a blender add the mashed banana, apple sauce, apple cider vinegar, stevia drops and mix until smooth.
  • Add the dry ingredients and mix until incorporated.
  • Taste the batter and check if you prefer to add some stevia/coconut sugar to make it sweeter. I really dont think it's necessary since you have the sweet banana, apple sauce and the pear in the middle. But thats up to you.
  • Fill the muffins tins approximately by 1/3.
  • Add a pear in the middle of each muffins tin and push it down so that it reaches the bottom.
  • Sprinkle roughly chopped pecan nuts on top.
  • Bake in the oven for 20-25 minutes.

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