Chai Spice Muffins with Vanilla Glaze

recipe by Julia & Child

Ingredients

  • 2 cups Bob's Red Mill All Purpose Gluten Free Baking Flour
  • 1 tsp guar gum or xanthan gum
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1.5 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/3 cup maple syrup
  • 1/2 cup Dona Chai Concentrate
  • 1/2 cup coconut milk
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tbsp coconut oil melted

Vanilla Glaze (optional)

  • 2 tbsp coconut milk
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup confectioner's sugar

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 F. Lightly grease a standard 12 muffin pan or fill with muffin liners. 

  2. Whisk together the gluten free all purpose flour, guar gum, salt, baking soda, baking powder and cinnamon in a bowl and set aside.  

  3. In a separate bowl whisk the eggs, maple syrup, Dona Chai concentrate, coconut milk and melted coconut oil until smooth. 

  4. Mix the dry ingredients into the wet until smooth. 

  5. Fill the muffin cups about half way with the batter and bake for 17 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the middle comes out clean. 

  6. Cool in the pan for 5 minutes before turning out onto a wire rack to finish cooling. 

  7. Whisk together the ingredients for the glaze if using until smooth adding more sugar as needed to thicken to desired consistency. Drizzle on top and enjoy!

  8. Store in an airtight container on the counter for up to 5 days.