Lisa Faulkner’s Bran And Blueberry Muffins…

Lisa Faulkner’s Bran And Blueberry Muffins…

Makes 18Preparation time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 20 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 250 g (9 oz) wholewheat flour
  • 200 g (7 oz) natural oat or wheatbran
  • 4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 2 teaspoons bicarbonate of soda
  • Pinch salt
  • 450 ml (3/4 pint) natural yogurt or buttermilk
  • 180 ml (6 fl oz) vegetable oil
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 eggs
  • 100 g (4 oz) light muscovado sugar
  • 350 g (12 oz) blueberries

Method:

  1. Line 18 sections of two muffin tins with paper cases or grease lightly with a little oil. 
  2. Mix the flour, bran, baking powder, bicarbonate of soda and a little salt together in a mixing bowl.
  3. Add the yogurt or buttermilk, oil and vanilla to a second, smaller bowl then add the eggs and sugar and fork together until smooth. 
  4. Add to the bowl of dry ingredients and fork together until just mixed.
  5. Add the blueberries and mix briefly, being careful not to overmix. 
  6. Divide the mixture between the sections of the muffin tin.
  7. Bake at 200oC (400F) Gas mark 6 for about 20 minutes until tops are firm when pressed. 
  8. Lift out of the tin, transfer to a wire rack and serve while warm, or leave to cool completely.





Recipe and photo credits-  Seasonal Berries

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10 Comments

  1. Nicola
    February 28, 2012 / 1:02 pm

    I love whole wheat recipes and I've got some blueberries sat in the fridge that need using. These would be fantastic for breakfast!

    • Clairejustine
      February 28, 2012 / 8:40 pm

      Sounds a great idea,enjoy 🙂

  2. KIT @ i-lostinausten
    February 28, 2012 / 1:27 pm

    These cupcakes are so beautifully presented! I like using whole wheat flour for certain cake recipes & also yogurt. 🙂

    • Clairejustine
      February 28, 2012 / 11:02 pm

      Thanks for the comment,whoo yogurt sounds great yummy 🙂

  3. Elizabeth
    February 28, 2012 / 9:31 pm

    My two favorite muffins in one! These sound amazing.

    • Clairejustine
      February 28, 2012 / 11:02 pm

      Thanks for stopping by:)

  4. Our Delightful Home
    March 5, 2012 / 12:25 pm

    Yummy!Mrs. Delightfulwww.ourdelightfulhome.blogspot.com

    • Clairejustine
      March 6, 2012 / 6:36 am

      Thanks for the comment 🙂

  5. Jill
    March 8, 2012 / 3:08 am

    Those muffins look gorgeous! and such a great colour! :)Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!Hope you have a fabulous week!Jill @ Creating my way to Success http://www.jembellish.blogspot.com/

    • Clairejustine
      March 8, 2012 / 7:32 am

      Thanks for hosting 🙂

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