Peanut butter muffins with cherries

Excellent idea for breakfast. These fresh muffins are full of protein and will help you to kick-start youimager day! Cherries and a peanut butter are rich in antioxidants so these yummy muffins are exactly what your body needs in the morning!image image image

 

Ingredients:

1 and 2/3 cup flour

1 tablespoon baking powder

1 vanilla bean

2 eggs

1/4 to 1/2 cup raw cane sugar (depending on how sweet you want the muffins to be)

1 and 1/4 cup milk ( I used almond milk)

2 tablespoons olive oil

4 tablespoons peanut butter

pinch of sea salt

 

Using a fork beat together 2 eggs, sugar and vanilla. Then add milk, oil and peanut butter, keep mixing until you get a smooth cream. Mix together flour, baking powder and salt and fold into the mixture until well combined.

Spoon the mixture into 12-14 muffin cups, add 2 cherries (remove a pit beforehand) on top of each muffin, press it in with a finger.

Bake for 23 minutes in a preheated oven (180C), let them cool and eat!

Benefits of cherries:

Cherries are natural antioxidants and contain cancer-preventive compounds. They fight inflammation, insomnia, belly fat and joint pains.

Benefits of peanut butter:

Peanut butter is rich in potassium and proteins, fiber, vitamin E and antioxidants.

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