Delicious Lemon Muffins

Delicious Lemon Muffins


Servings 12
Time Needed Prep
Ingredients 12
Difficulty Easy

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4.4 based on 4 ratings.


  • 125 g Butter
  • 1 cup Caster Sugar
  • 1/3 cup Desiccated Coconut
  • 2 Eggs lightly beaten
  • 1 tbsp Lemon Zest
  • 1.5 cups Self Raising Flour
  • 1 cup Milk
  • Lemon Icing
  • 1.5 cups Icing Sugar (Sifted)
  • 1/2 cup Desiccated Coconut
  • 1 tsp Lemon Zest
  • 1/4 cup Lemon Juice

Nutrition Information

Qty per
62g serve
Qty per
Energy 162.15583333333kcalcal 260.06881238983kcalcal
Protein 2.4518289085546gg 3.932292901977gg
Fat (total) 9.7435619469027gg 15.626922151908gg
 - saturated 5.8023672566372gg 9.30595421986gg
Carbohydrate 16.85520280236gg 27.032715908459gg
 - sugars 12.711869469027gg 20.38755392332gg
Dietary Fibre 0.27916666666667gg 0.44773315869299gg
Sodium 72.985mgmg 117.05482240194mgmg

Nutritional information does not include the following ingredients: Desiccated coconut, Desiccated coconut, Lemon juice

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

These Delicious Lemon Muffins are perfect for a morning tea, afternoon tea or dessert! You can eat them iced or plain – it’s up to you!


  1. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees.

  2. Set out 12 standard cupcake wrappers into a 12 hole muffin tin.

  3. Beat together the butter and sugar until pale and fluffy.

  4. Add the beaten eggs and mix well.

  5. Stir in the coconut and lemon zest.

  6. Gently fold in the sifted flour alternatively with the milk until combined.

  7. Pour into the muffin cases and bake for 20 minutes or until they are nice and golden.

  8. Remove the lemon muffins from the muffin tin and place on a rack to cool completely.

  9. To make the icing beat together the icing sugar, coconut and lemon juice.

  10. Spread on top of the cooled muffins and sprinkle with the lemon zest to decorate.

Recipe Hints and Tips:

  • Delicious Lemon Muffins can be frozen un-iced for up to two months
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