Recipes


Eggless Multigrain Cupcakes

Published On  November 16, 2015 By
20 min cook time
10 min prep time
snacks
Eggless cupcakes with ragi and wheat flour for kids @ home - easy recipes by ZenParent
Preperation Time:
10 mins
Cooking Time:
20 mins

Ingredients:

Dry Ingredients

  1. 1/3 cup Finger millet flour/Ragi flour
  2. 2/3 cup Whole wheat flour
  3. 3/4 cup super fine Brown sugar
  4. A pinch of Salt
  5. 3/4 teaspoon Baking powder
  6. 1/2 teaspoon Baking soda

Wet Ingredients

  1. 1/3 cup Oil (any flavorless vegetable oil)
  2. 1/3 cup Curd/Plain yogurt
  3. 1/3 cup Milk, at room temperature
  4. 1/2 teaspoon Vanilla essence

Procedure:

  • Sieve all the dry ingredients except sugar into a bowl.
  •  Preheat the oven at 180 Degree Celsius for 10 minutes.
  • Grease and line a muffin or cupcake tray and arrange cupcake liners on it.
  • Beat milk, curd and sugar until frothy. Add oil and beat until well combined. Add the dry ingredients and vanilla essence and using a spatula fold until well combined.
  • Fill the muffin tray with the batter until 3/4th full. Top it with chopped nuts (walnuts, almonds, cashew etc.) if preferred. Bake in the preheated oven for 25 to 30 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center of the cake comes out clean.

Notes:

Storage: Store the cupcakes it in an airtight container. These stay good for a day or two at room temperature. Post two days, it needs to be refrigerated.

Packed with so many nutrients, Finger Millet/Ragi is absolutely beneficial for consumption by everyone, especially children. Ragi-based foods are easy to digest because of high fiber content. In their growing years, kids need optimum amounts of protein, iron, calcium and minerals for their bodies to develop healthily. Ragi gives all of these and much more.

Egg-less cupcakes with finger millet and wheat flour for kids @ home - Easy recipes by ZenParent

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  • Rich in calcium
  • High fibre content
  • Battles anemia because of natural iron content
  • Natural relaxant
  • Gluten-free
  • Regular consumption of ragi boosts immunity in children and lowers the levels of harmful cholesterol.
  • Ragi induces release of growth hormones in children.
  • Ragi helps control blood sugar in obese children.
  • Amino acid methionine keeps the skin and hair healthy.

This recipe for Multigrain Cupcakes uses a combination of wholewheat flour and finger millet flour.  These cupcakes are extremely simple to prepare and taste delicious. This makes a healthy and filling snack or dessert. These are also perfect for kiddie birthdays, parties etc.

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Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 1 Serving
Per Serving% Daily Value*
Calories 1430
Calories from Fat 723
Total Fat 80.3g124%
Saturated Fat 12.9g64%
Cholesterol 17mg6%
Sodium 1144mg48%
Potassium 762mg22%
Carbohydrates 163.2g54%
Dietary Fiber 5.8g23%
Sugars 109.7g
Protein 18.9g
Vitamin A 3% · Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 40% · Iron 18%