"This retains the vitamin content of the orange peel and pith and cuts the sweetness of muffins perfectly."
1/2 cup orange juice
1/4 cup oil
1 1/2 cups self-raising flour
3/4 cup sugar
1 tsp salt
1/2 cup raisins / sultanas (optional)
1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional)
Cut orange into 8 pieces. Put cut-up orange (that's right - the whole orange), orange juice, egg and oil in blender.
Blend until smooth.
Add flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Blend.
Add raisins and/or nuts. Blend just until mixed.
Pour mixture into muffin tins and bake at 190 C (375F) for 15 to 20 min.
Makes 16 medium muffins.
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