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Lemon coconut muffins

  • Vegetarian Diet

    Diet based on cereals, pulses, nuts, seeds, vegetables, fruits and other animal foods such as honey and eggs. Excludes meat, fish, mollusks.

Lemon coconut muffins


  • Preheat oven to 180* C (350* F) Fan.
  • Line a 12 cup muffin pan with cupcake liners.
  • In a large bowl, add the granulated sugar and lemon zest. Press down on the mixture with your hands, until the sugar turns yellow.
  • Add the coconut, flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Mix with a spoon.
  • In a separate bowl, whisk the eggs, coconut oil, yogurt, milk, vanilla and lemon juice. Add to the bowl with the dry ingredients.
  • Mix with a wooden spoon until all of the ingredients are completely combined. The mixture should be quite thick.
  • Divide the mixture between the 12 cups in the muffin pan, filling each cup 2/3 of the way.
  • Sprinkle each muffin with salt and coconut.
  • Bake for 22-24 minutes, until you insert a toothpick in the center of the muffin and it comes out clean and dry.
  • When ready, remove from oven and allow them to cool on a wire rack for 5-10 minutes.
  • Top with yogurt, berries, sprinkle with coconut and serve.
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Nutrition information per portion

Calories (kcal)
13 %


Shows how much energy food releases to our bodies. Daily caloric intake depends mainly on the person’s weight, sex and physical activity level. An average individual needs about 2000 kcal / day.

Total Fat (g)
16 %

Fatty Acids

Are essential to give energy to the body while helping to maintain the body temperature. They are divided into saturated "bad" fats and unsaturated "good" fats.

Saturated Fat (g)
44 %

Saturated Fats

Known as "bad" fats are mainly found in animal foods. It is important to check and control on a daily basis the amount you consume.

Total Carbs (g)
13 %


The main source of energy for the body. Great sources are the bread, cereals and pasta. Use complex carbohydrates as they make you feel satiated while they have higher nutritional value.

Sugars (g)
12 %


Try to consume sugars from raw foods and limit processed sugar. It is important to check the labels of the products you buy so you can calculate how much you consume daily.

Protein (g)
12 %


It is necessary for the muscle growth and helps the cells to function well. You can find it in meat, fish, dairy, eggs, pulses, nuts and seeds.

Fibre (g)
8 %


They are mainly found in plant foods and they can help regulate a good bowel movement while maintaining a balanced weight. Aim for at least 25 grams of fiber daily.

Sodium (g)
15 %


A small amount of salt daily is necessary for the body. Be careful though not to overdo it and not to exceed 6 grams of salt daily

*Based on an adult’s daily reference intake of 2000 kcal.

*The nutritional chart and the symbols refer to the basic recipe and not to the serving suggestions.

*To calculate nutritional table data, we use software by Nutritics logo

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