Coconut Muffins

Coconut Muffins


"A very simple muffin recipe. Try them with your favorite hot beverage for an early morning treat. Quick note: if using sweetened coconut, eliminate the honey."


servings 107 cals
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Original recipe yields 12 servings



  • Calories:
  • 107 kcal
  • 5%
  • Fat:
  • 6.6 g
  • 10%
  • Carbs:
  • 10.3g
  • 3%
  • Protein:
  • 2.3 g
  • 5%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 31 mg
  • 10%
  • Sodium:
  • 40 mg
  • 2%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a large bowl beat egg yolks. Add the butter, honey, almond extract, boiling water, coconut, and flour. Stir until just blended.
  2. In a separate bowl, beat egg whites until stiff with an electric mixer. Fold egg whites into muffin batter. Pour batter two-thirds of the way full into greased muffin tin.
  3. Bake in a preheated 350 degree F (175 degrees C) oven for 20 to 25 minutes.
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  1. 17 Ratings


I was very disappointed in this recipe. They weren't sweet at all, and made 10 VERY small muffins.

This recipe was REALLY BAD! The yield was 6, not 12, muffins. They did not brown at all. I did not use honey because I used sweetened coconut (as directed in recipe),and there was virtually n...

This was the only coconut muffin on your site, so I tried it. It has no leavening agent, so came out like lead. Therefore, I can only think that it was a forgotten ingredient? I'd like the pe...

I greatly modified and they turned out great- coconutty, moist, and just sweet enough. I accomplished this by doubling the ingredients (yielded about 16 muffins), and substituting as follows: a...

Taste is very particular but delicious. My friends say that it's the kind of taste you love or you hate, nothing in between. After reading previous reviews, I added 1 teaspoon of baking powder....

My family didn't like these at all. They have a very "eggy" flavor.

Terrible! Very bland! Even after adding baking powder and doubling the recipe, it only made 12 SMALL muffins.

I for one didn't like this recipe. The muffins didn't rise like they were suppose to. They need sugar or something to give some sweetness. Some of the family members in the house hold tried them...

2 eggs ? 3/4 cup of flour ? no baking soda ? SORRY, this recipe is all wrong.