Basic Muffin Recipe

Basic Muffin Recipe


Servings 10
Time Needed Prep
Ingredients 20
Difficulty Easy

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3.6 based on 108 ratings.


  • Basic Muffin Recipe
  • 2 cups Self Raising Flour
  • 1/2 cup Sugar
  • 1 Egg beaten
  • 1/4 cup Canola Oil or grapeseed oil
  • 1 cup Milk
  • Sweet filling options
  • 1/2 cup Apple (grated) & 1/2 Tsp Cinnamon
  • 1/3 cup Dried Apricots (chopped) & 2 Tbsp Greek Yoghurt
  • 1/2 cup Blueberries
  • 1 Bananas (mashed) & 1/4 Cup Of Bran
  • 1/2 cup Chocolate Bits
  • 3/4 cup Muesli & Tbsp Golden Syrup
  • Savoury filling options (omit sugar)
  • 1 g Bacon And Cheese
  • 1 g Salami And Cheese
  • 1 Mixed Vegetables grated
  • 1 Cheese And Sundried Tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup Grated Cheese
  • 1/2 cup Creamed Corn

Nutrition Information

Qty per
132g serve
Qty per
Energy 450cal 339cal
Protein 7.1g 5.4g
Fat (total) 5.6g 4.2g
 - saturated 2.62g 1.97g
Carbohydrate 28g 21g
 - sugars 7.7g 5.8g
Dietary Fibre 4.54g 3.43g
Sodium 322mg 243mg

Please Note - Nutritional information is provided as a guide only and may not be accurate.

This is a Basic Muffin Base recipe.  You can add your own ingredients and create the perfect muffin for you!  If you want a savoury muffin – just omit the sugar, if you want it fruity, add your favourite fruit! The options are pretty much endless. So be creative and enjoy!

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  1. Preheat oven to 180 degrees.

  2. Line muffin tray with patty cases, or spray lightly with Canola oil.

  3. Place all the ingredients in a bowl and mix until just combined.

  4. Spoon mixture into patty cases until 3/4 full.

  5. Bake for approx 20 minutes.

Recipe Hints and Tips:

  • Basic Muffin Recipe is suitable to freeze for up to three months.
  • Just make sure you seal them tightly in GLAD Snap Lock Bags! 
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Nicole Millard

Nicole is Stay at Home Mum's amazeballs Social Media Manager. She has a wicked sense of humour and terrible taste in sandals. Her temper is legendar...Read Morey and she has the two cutest kids in the entire planet - and the tallest husband! She was a Gympie girl but now resides in Brisvegas and likes a good wine or two! Read Less

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