When baking, use Greek yogurt to reduce or replace shortening, oil or butter. This cuts fat and makes muffins extra moist and tender.
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- 1 cup nonfat plain Greek yogurt
- 1 cup sugar
- 2 eggs
- 1/4 cup brown sugar
- 1/4 cup canola oil
- 2 tablespoons orange juice concentrate
- 2 tablespoons orange zest
- 2 teaspoons vanilla
- 1 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
- 1/4 cup flaxseed meal
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1 1/2 cups fresh or frozen cranberries