May 17, 2012

Raspberry Lemon Muffins = YUM

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2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 tablespoon baking powder
1/2 cup sugar
1 egg
Juice of 1 lemon, plus enough milk to fill 1 cup
4 tablespoons canola oil
Zest of 1/2 lemon
1 cup raspberries

Crumb Topping:
1/3 cup sugar
3 tablespoon flour
zest of 1/2 lemon
2 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted
1/4 cup almonds, sliced or chopped (optional)

1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Arrange 12 paper liners in muffin tin or grease 12 muffin cups thoroughly.

2. For the topping, stir together sugar, flour and zest in a small bowl. Stir in melted butter till mixtre is crumbly. Add almonds if using, and set aside.

3. Sift the flour and baking powder into a mixing bowl.

4. Stir in the sugar; then make a well in the center.

5. Mix the egg, lemon juice/milk, lemon zest and oil together in a bowl, pour into the flour mixture and mix quickly until just combined.

6. Add the raspberries and lightly fold them into the mixture until just combined. Spoon the mixture into the prepared paper liners, filling them about two-thirds full.

7. Divide the crumb topping between the 12 muffins, sprinkling and pressing slightly onto muffin batter if needed.

8. Bake 20-25 minutes, until golden brown and firm in the center. Transfer to a wire rack and serve warm or cold.

I made these the other day, and they were DELICIOUS!!! You have to try them!!! :) Have a MARVELOUS day in the joy of our LORD!

<3 Sarah


  1. YUMMY those look sooo good!!
    Have a good day!

    (come visit me soon!) :)

  2. These look delicious!! Great post Sarah! :)

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  4. My Mom found that recipe on Pinterest....

    Let's just say all of those muffins are gone by the time they get out of the pan(:


    Your Sister in Christ,

  5. Oh. Yum. I made them today for the kids I'm taking care of, thank you so much for the recipe! :)

  6. Oh my, they look so amazing! I love lemon paired with berries of any kind, so I will definitely have to try these sometime! :)

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  7. Hi Sarah!

    I just wanted to thank you sooo much for following my blog, The Ramblings of Emma! You are really nice and have a great blog! (those muffins look delicous)

  8. Yummy muffin,the lemon one is my favourite:).
    I wonder if you would like to follow each other : ).

    Happy blogging!