Cardamom Apple Breakfast Muffins
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Vegan muffins with cardamom essential oil! Breakfast or snack-worthy muffins to take with you on the go
Recipe type: muffins, dessert, snack, breakfast
Serves: 8-10
  • Wet Ingredients:
  • 4 tbsp coconut oil, melted
  • ½ cup peanut butter
  • 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • ¾ cup of non-dairy milk
  • ½ cup agave or maple syrup
  • 1 flax egg (1 tbsp ground flax seed + 3 tbsp water, let sit 5 minutes)
  • 1-3 drops of doTERRA cardamom oil*
  • 1½ cup chopped apples
  • Dry Ingredients:
  • 2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1½ cups of rolled oats (gluten-free if needed)
  • 1 cup flour (I used amaranth)
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • Optional add-ins:
  • ½ a cup of dried fruit/nuts
  • ½ cup grated carrot
  1. Pre-heat oven to 375°F
  2. Combine the wet ingredients and mix well.
  3. Mix together dry ingredients in a separate bowl.
  4. Add dry ingredients to wet ingredients remaining ingredients and stir until combined.
  5. Spoon into silicone covered muffin tins and bake for 20-25 minutes
*For bite-sized muffins, use mini muffin tins and cook for 20 mins!

*When cooking with essential oils, start small. Add one drop and then more if necessary to keep the oil from overpowering the recipe.
Recipe by HookedOnPlants at