Recipe

Classic blueberry muffins

This blueberry muffins recipe includes a crumbly topping, making these easily our most delicious blueberry muffins ever.

  • 10 mins preparation
  • 25 mins cooking
  • Makes 12 Item
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Ingredients

Classic blueberry muffins
  • 2 cup self-raising flour, sifted
  • 3/4 cup caster sugar (or brown sugar)
  • 150 gram punnet fresh blueberries or 1 cup frozen
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 60 gram butter, melted
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
Topping
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup (35g) plain flour
  • 40 gram butter, chopped

Method

  • 1
    Grease 16 holes of 2 x 12 hole (1/3 cup capacity) muffin pans. Sift dry ingredients into bowl, stir in sugar, then combined eggs, milk and oil. Do not over-mix, batter should still be slightly lumpy.
  • 2
    Spoon half muffin mixture into prepared pans, sprinkle with 3/4 cup blueberries, spoon over remaining mixture.
  • 3
    For topping, combine sugar and flour in bowl, rub in butter.
  • 4
    Sprinkle with remaining blueberries and topping. Bake at 200°C for about 20 minutes or until browned and firm. Stand 2 minutes, remove from pan, cool on wire rack.

Notes

Frozen berries can be used in place of fresh blueberries. Add them to the batter while still frozen to prevent them bleeding during baking.

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