Diet muffins: 7 divinely delicious recipes

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The calories of muffins ordinary are about 370 calories per 100 grams. Of course, in the diet recipes due to the use of the right ingredients and natural sweeteners reduced calories of muffins were significant.

There are several simple, but at the same time effective ways to reduce the calorie content of muffins and make them dietary:

Replace wheat flour with whole-grain flour. This flour contains much more fiber, which helps to lose weight and improves bowel function.

Instead of flour, you can use any brand. It is best to use several types of bran in the recipe, so the taste of the dough will be softer.

Instead of sugar, give preference to natural sweeteners. It is good to use syrup of agave or Jerusalem artichoke, stevia.

To increase the protein content in muffins, add protein isolate.

Dietary chicken muffins

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One of the best recipes for muffins is a recipe with chicken. Such a dish can be safely included in your diet for weight loss, even if you follow a strict diet. Also, this recipe fits perfectly into the protein diet menu, due to the high protein content.

500 grams of chicken fillet. Please note that you need to take this part of the chicken, which is the most low-calorie and lean. In 100 grams of fillet, there are only 113 calories, whereas in other parts of the chicken the caloric content is much higher.

1 medium onion

5 tablespoons of oat bran. You can use oat and wheat bran.

1 chicken egg

100 ml low-fat milk. In this case, we will use milk 1.5% fat.

Salt and pepper to taste. Optionally, you can add other favorite spices.

Chicken meat is cut into small pieces and grind in a blender with onions and eggs. It should be a homogeneous thick mass. Now let’s do bran. Fill them with water and let them swell. On average, 10–15 minutes is sufficient. Then mix the bran with our dietary minced meat, salt, and pepper.

For baking healthy muffins with chicken, we will use silicone molds. Carefully layout our mass in molds and send it to the oven.

How many calories are in a muffin? In one such muffin, there will be about 105-110 calories, and a protein in one muffin will be about 17 grams!

Cottage Cheese Muffins

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Another popular recipe for muffins can be made with cottage cheese. This product is a frequent guest on the diet table, and all because the curd is rich in protein and contains few calories. Often in recipes used low-fat cottage cheese – 0−2% fat.

300 grams of low-fat cottage cheese. Be sure to choose dry cottage cheese to make the dough tight.

2 eggs

Any sugar substitute to taste.

2 tablespoons of oat bran. In this recipe, you do not need to soak them in water beforehand.

1 teaspoon baking powder

Cinnamon and vanilla.

Just mix all the ingredients and replace the dough. Ideally, it should resemble a dough for cheesecakes. Cook in silicone molds, in an oven, preheated to 200 degrees. Bake for 20 minutes. How many calories are in a muffin? The calorie content of one muffin will be only about 77 calories!

Banana Muffins

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If you want a sweet diet, you can always treat yourself to delicious and dietary banana muffins.

60 grams of rice flour. This flour is considered hypoallergenic, besides it contains protein, which is rich in amino acids.

2 whites and 1 yolk

1 ripe medium banana

90 grams of baby applesauce. Take a puree that does not contain sugar.

60 grams of protein. This will enrich our muffins with protein.

1 teaspoon baking powder

Sweetener to taste

Mix all ingredients and pour the resulting mass into silicone molds. You will get 6 medium cupcakes. Cooking muffins should be within 20 minutes in the oven, preheated to 180 degrees. Calorie muffin will be 103 calories.

 Oatmeal muffins

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You can make muffins from oatmeal. This flour retains all its beneficial properties during processing and therefore is indispensable in cooking.

100 grams of oatmeal

200 grams of kefir. Use low-fat kefir.

2 eggs.

Any sweetener to your taste

1 teaspoon baking powder

First, you need to separate the whites from the yolks. Separately, beat whites until a thick white peak. Combine yolks with flour and kefir, mix, add baking powder. Then gently introduce proteins into the mixture. Bake the muffins for 25 minutes in an oven preheated to 200 degrees. The calorie content of oatmeal muffins is only 145 calories per 100 grams!

Diet Chocolate Muffins

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60 grams of oatmeal

1 ripe banana

2 tablespoons of cocoa. Choose natural cocoa without added sugar.

1 teaspoon baking powder

Any sweetener to your taste.

Mix all the ingredients for the muffin and bake in the oven, preheated to 180 degrees for 20 minutes.

From these ingredients, you get 4 fluffy muffins. How many calories are in a muffin? With a total of 87 calories in one, you can safely treat yourself to a dessert.

Carrot muffins

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Do you like carrots? Then carrot muffins fit perfectly into your diet.

100 grams of carrots. Pre-carrots need to grind on a fine grater.

80 grams of wheat flour. Use whole grain flour to add more fiber to your muffins.

60 grams of natural yogurt.

1 egg

A pinch of baking soda

Any sweetener to your taste

Carrots mix with yogurt, egg, and baking soda. You can beat the mixture in a blender, then it will be more homogeneous. Add sweetener to taste. Now combine the resulting mass with flour and knead. Bake the muffins in just 12 minutes at 180 degrees. You get 6 muffins. Calorie muffin will be only 65 calories!

 Muffin mug in the microwave

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No time, but you want sweet? You can always cook a muffin in the microwave in minutes. This variant of muffin is ideal for tasty and diet breakfasts when there is no time for baking at all.

3 tablespoons of oatmeal

1 egg

2 teaspoons of cocoa.

Sweetener to taste

3 tablespoons of any skim milk. You can replace milk with natural yogurt or kefir.

baking soda – 2/3 tsp.

A pinch of salt

Just mix all the ingredients and whisk them in a blender. Pour the mixture into a cup and cook for 2−3 minutes at maximum power.



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