Berry muffins

Berry muffins


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About this recipe: My best berry muffins, these are moist, soft, lightly sweet and gently tart thanks to the berries. No contest, these are among my family's favourite things.


Makes: 12 muffins

  • 280g plain flour
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 130g caster sugar
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 120ml milk
  • 2 eggs
  • 210g berries - strawberrries, raspberries, blueberries and blackberries (fresh or frozen, sliced if large)

Prep:15min  ›  Cook:20min  ›  Extra time:5min cooling  ›  Ready in:40min 

  1. Preheat the oven to 180 C / Gas 4. Butter a 12-cup muffin tin or line with paper cases.
  2. Sieve the flour, baking powder, caster sugar and salt together into a large bowl.
  3. Whisk the eggs in a medium bowl with the olive oil and milk. Pour into the flour mixture and stir just until dry ingredients are moistened.
  4. Quickly stir in the berries. Fill muffin cups 2/3 full.
  5. Bake in the preheated oven until a skewer inserted near the centre comes out clean, about 20 minutes. Let cool for 5 minutes before turning out of the muffin tin. Serve warm, or cool completely on a wire rack.

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I halved this recipe and the result was delicious- although they turned out more like crumble than muffins. - 04 Apr 2013

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