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Basic recipe for muffins

Simple muffin recipe with oil that you can modify and decorate with berries, chocolate, fruit and spices as you wish.

Muffins are the classic cake for a children's birthday party or a visit to friends and can be refined in countless variations. With this simple basic recipe you get 12 large or 24 small muffins that you can decorate as you wish.

So that your muffins turn out really well, I recommend a small * or a large muffin pan *.
  • Ingredients for 12 large muffins

  • 2 eggs
  • 125 g sugar or xucker (healthier variant)
  • 1 packet of vanilla sugar
  • 100 ml of oil
  • 200 ml of milk
  • 1 teaspoon Baking powder
  • 250 g flour

Bake muffins

  1. First, stir the eggs and sugar until frothy.
  2. Add the flour and baking powder, milk and oil and mix everything thoroughly until you have a uniform mixture. If you have decided to refine my basic recipe, then you now also add the other ingredients of your choice.
  3. Spread muffin paper cases * into the hollows of your muffin baking tin and then use a teaspoon to add the batter.
  4. Now the muffins are baked in a preheated oven at 180 ° C for about 20 minutes.


Delicious muffin ingredients

  • Blueberries or raspberries
  • Apple pieces and cinnamon
  • Chocolate chips
  • Lemon zest
  • Nut pieces
  • finely chopped pineapple and a teaspoon of coconut flakes
  • chopped nuts or almonds
  • Spices such as vanilla or gingerbread spice

Decorate muffins

There are many different ways you can decorate your muffins. You can brush them with icing or chocolate or just decorate them with delicious fruit skewers. I also have a few unusual ideas for fun children's muffins for you.

If you want to do without sugar, you might also like my applesauce muffins or banana muffins. I also have this recipe for egg-free muffins in stock.


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