Sweet Potato Ginger Muffins

Listen up all ginger lovers out there, this post is for you. This recipe is one of those simple things in life that make you happy, it's all about the scent of spices coming out of your oven while you bake a mini batch of muffins. Spicy, moist and not overly sweet muffins made with vegetables. No better way to start a day. Ginger and caramelize sweet potato are best friends. Add some crumble on top and you have a flavour party. This recipe was born as a small batch morning treat to help me get through my exam revisions, so it can be made in a student kitchen and with minimum equipment. The muffins keep well for 2/3 days in an air tight containeer but they are best eaten fresh!Makes 6 muffins (european size) or 4 large muffinsCrumbleIngredients1/4 cold butter … [Read more...]

Ginger Pear Bread

Quick breads are not just for bananas. Try this easy bread for something different. The spices are perfect for fall cooking. I found it simple to put together and a great way to take advantage of the good prices on pears at the grocery store right now. It makes a great treat at breakfast, as a snack or packed in a lunch box.Ginger Pear Bread Ginger Pear Bread from All RecipesMakes one 8" x 4" loaf1 Cup peeled, cored, and chopped pears 1/2 cup white sugar 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/3 cup vegetable oil 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 eggs, beaten 1 cup all purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt[sc:adsense ]How to Make Ginger Pear Bread1. Toss chopped pears with sugar, ginger and … [Read more...]