1. home
  2. parenting
  3. recipes
  4. Carrot and pineapple muffins

Carrot and pineapple muffins

Category: parenting

Duration: medium


Keywords: baking with kids


Have fun teaching the kids how to bake by trying this recipe together. Little ones can help with the sifting and stirring (and the eating!)

Carrot pineapple muffins


  • 1 cup plain flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg
  • 2/3 cup soft brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup oil
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup grated carrot
  • 440g can crushed pineapple (drained)


  1. Pre-heat oven to 180C. Sift all dry ingredients into a bowl, add sugar, and stir to combine. Make a well in the centre. 
  2. Wisk oil and eggs until pale and smooth, stir into flour mixture.
  3. Add carrot and pineapple to mixture and stir to combine.
  4. Spoon mixture into prepared muffin tin and smooth surface.
  5. Bake 15-20 mins until skewer comes out clean when inserted into centre of muffin.
  6. Cool in tin for 5 mins, then on a wire rack until completely cool.
  7. Ice with icing of your choice.

More photos

Carrot pineapple muffins

Loading tip submission...

Loading tips list...