Orange Almond Agave Muffins

Serves: 8

   1 1/4 cups flour
   1 teaspoon baking powder
   1/2 teaspoon baking soda
   1/4 teaspoon salt
   1/4 cup butter
   1/2 cup agave
   1 egg
   1/4 cup orange juice concentrate
   1/2 teaspoon grated orange peel
   1/2 cup chopped toasted almonds

Orange Almond Agave Muffins is from the Cook'n with Agave collection.

In a small bowl, combine flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt; set aside. Using an electric mixer, beat butter and agave until light. Beat in egg, orange juice concentrate and orange peel. Gradually add flour mixture, mixing until just blended; stir in almonds. Spoon into 8 greased or paper-lined 2 1/2-inch muffin cups. Bake at 350F for 25 to 30 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Remove muffins from pan to wire rack. Serve warm or at room temperature.