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Double Chocolate Gluten-Free Bran Muffins

A gluten-free chocolate muffin recipe made with rich cocoa powder, oat bran, gluten-free flour and semi-sweet chocolate chips.
Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Keyword breakfast, chocolate, muffins, Snack
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 12 muffins
Calories 240kcal
Author Amee


  • 1 cup oat bran
  • 1 cup gluten-free all-purpose flour *King Arthur brand recommended
  • 1/2 cup cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 1/3 cups unsweetened almond milk *I used Almond Breeze unsweetened chocolate almond millk
  • 1/4 cup avocado oil
  • 3/4 cup Truvia brown sugar blend *can also use regular brown sugar
  • 1 tsp good quality vanilla extract
  • 1 egg lightly beaten
  • 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips


  • Heat oven to 375 degrees.
  • Place paper baking cups in a 12 muffin pan.
  • Whisk together: oat bran, gluten-free flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
  • Whisk together wet ingredients and brown sugar until blended.
  • Combine flour mixture and wet mixture.
  • Stir until combined and then fold in the chocolate chips.
  • Divide batter evenly among muffin cups.
  • Bake for 15 minutes or until toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
  • Immediately remove muffins from pan and cool on a wire rack or serve warm.


Calories: 240kcal | Carbohydrates: 36g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 9g