These crackly-topped low-calorie cupcakes will remind you of gingersnap cookies.

Source: Midwest Living

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Recipe Summary

prep:
10 mins
bake:
15 mins
total:
25 mins
Servings:
8
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Line eight 2-1/2-inch muffin cups with paper bake cups; set aside. In a medium mixing bowl stir together flour, baking powder, ginger, cinnamon, soda, and salt; set aside.

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  • In a small mixing bowl stir together the egg white, molasses, water, and oil. Stir molasses mixture into flour mixture just until blended. Spoon mixture into prepared muffin cups.

  • Bake in a 350 degree F oven for 15 to 20 minutes or until cupcakes spring back when pressed lightly in center. If desired, sprinkle with powdered sugar. Serve warm or cool. Makes 8 cupcakes (8 servings).

Make ahead tip:

Bake and cook cupcakes but do not sprinkle with powdered sugar. Pack in an airtight freezer container; seal, label, and freeze up to 1 month. Thaw 30 minutes at room temperature before sprinkling with powdered sugar and serving.

Nutrition Facts

137 calories; fat 5g; carbohydrates 20g; insoluble fiber 1g; protein 2g; sodium 82mg.
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