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Yam Cornmeal Muffins

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Serves 12 | Prep Time | Cook Time 15 to 20


1 cup flour
3/4 cup yellow cornmeal
2-1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/4 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. nutmeg
1 cup buttermilk*
1 cup mashed cooked yams
2 Tbs. margarine or butter, melted
2 eggs

Heat oven to 400. Grease bottoms only of 12 muffin cups or line with paper baking cups.

Lightly spoon flour into measuring cup; level off.

In large bowl, combine flour cornmeal, baking powder, baking soda, salt and nutmeg; mix


In medium bowl, combine buttermilk, yams, margarine and eggs; beat well.

Add to dry ingredients; stir just until dry ingredients are moistened.

Fill greased muffin cups 2/3 full. Bake 15-20 minutes or until golden brown.

Immediately remove from pans.

Serve warm. Makes 12 muffins.

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