Cranberry Quinoa Muffins Recipe


  • 2 cups, cooked White Quinoa
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar, packed (or brown sugar substitute)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup sweetened dried cranberries
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil, melted
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract


  • Cook quinoa to package directions.
  • Preheat your oven to 350°F.
  • Line a 12-cup muffin pan with paper liners or spray cups with non-stick cooking spray.
  • In a medium bowl, stir together flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, and cranberries.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together oil, honey, milk, egg, quinoa, and vanilla.
  • Add milk mixture to flour mixture and stir, just until combined. Divide batter among prepared muffin cups.
  • Bake for 25 minutes or until they test done. Transfer to wire rack to cool.
*Cooking tip: This recipe can substitute any RiceSelect Quinoa product, including White Quinoa, Red Quinoa, or Tri-Color Quinoa.