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Basic Muffins

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Makes a dozen, they rise well.


Serves: 12

  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons superfine sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup milk
  • ¼ cup melted butter


Basic Muffins is a community recipe submitted by fuchia and has not been tested by so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.

  • Pre heat to 375degrees-
  • Mix flour, baking powder, salt and sugar in bowl. Add a slightly beaten egg, milk and butter, stirring only enough to dampen the flour, the batter should not be smooth.
  • Spoon into muffin cases and bake for 20- 25 mins.
  • For Choc. chip muffins i add a couple of packs to batter.
  • Blueberry muffins use half cup sugar. Reserve quarter cup of the flour and sprinkle over blueberries and stir into batter last.
  • Wholewheat muffins- use 3/4 cup wholewheat flour and 1 cup white flour.
  • Date or raisin muffins add 1/2 cup chopped dates or 1/3rd cup raisins to batter.
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    What 1 Other has said

    • I used this recipe to make blueberry muffins as it suggested that you could. However, there were no quantities given for the blueberries. It might be an idea to give a quantity.

      Posted by magnolialibrarian on 1st December 2014
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