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Variations of Home made muffins

Updated on October 14, 2015

Homemade muffins

5 stars from 1 rating of Homemade muffins

Cook Time

Prep time: 15 min
Cook time: 15 min
Ready in: 30 min
Yields: 12

Ingredients (Basic recipe)

  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 3 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2-3 tbsp brown sugar
  • 2 eggs, slightly beaten
  • 1 cup milk
  • 4 tbsp melted margarine or vegetable oil

Method

  1. Combine flour,baking powder,salt and sugar.
  2. Blend eggs,milk and margarine.
  3. Add to flour and stir until moisten.
  4. Grease muffin pan and fill batter 2/3 full. Plain or colorful wax paper can also be used to make tulip cups for a more festive look.
  5. Bake at 400 F for about 15 minutes. Serve with topping of your choice.

How to make tulips or cups liners for pans.

What you will need:

Scissors

parchment or wax paper

glass (should fit into pan fairly loosely)

Cut wax or parchment paper to (about 6 x 4 inches for every liner). increase or decrease size according to pan size.

Place parchment paper into cup of pan and place glass into pan form tulip.

And there you have it easy cup liners or tulips.

Why should I use cup liners?!

Using cup liners gives any cup cake or muffin a more festive or celebratory look and makes for easy pan clean up.Cup liners comes in all colors ,shapes and sizes. I always spray my cupcake/muffin pan first so the cupcake/muffin tops don't stick to the pan. Then I insert the liners, and spray the liners lightly also, just to make sure the papers peel away nicely.

Variations

Date or Raisin muffin: Add half cup dates or raisins.

Orange muffins: Add add 1/4 cup candied orange peel finely chopped.

Cheese muffins:Add half cup grated cheese to dry ingredients.

Banana muffins:Add 1/4 cup mashed banana to dry ingredient.

Cornmeal muffins:Substitute 1/2 cornmeal for 1 cup flour.

Oatmeal muffins:Substitute 1/2 oatmeal for 1/2 cup flour.

Apple muffins:Add 1/2 cups grated apples and 1/4 cup raisin to dry ingredients.

Carrot and walnut muffins:Add 1/2 cup grated carrot and 1/4 cup fine chopped walnuts.

Nutritional Facts

Nutrition Facts
Serving size: 58g
Calories 143
Calories from Fat54
% Daily Value *
Fat 6 g9%
Saturated fat 1 g5%
Carbohydrates 19 g6%
Sugar 3 g
Fiber 1 g4%
Protein 4 g8%
Cholesterol 38 mg13%
Sodium 245 mg10%
* The Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet, so your values may change depending on your calorie needs. The values here may not be 100% accurate because the recipes have not been professionally evaluated nor have they been evaluated by the U.S. FDA.

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