Sunday, March 31, 2013

Vanilla Muffins / How to make Muffins from Scratch Step by Step

My daughter Akshita loves cakes . She is on a spring break and she asked my husband to bake a cake for her . My husband baked this Vanilla muffin for her and this muffin turned out to be really yummy .This is one of the easiest muffin and a very basic muffin . I was clicking pictures when the recipe was being made  , and off to the recipe now .

Vanilla Muffins / How to make Muffins from Scratch Step by Step


  • Unsalted Butter - 4 tbsp ( 57 gms Or 1/4 cup ) , At room temperature
  • Sugar - 65 gms
  • Vanilla Extract - 1/2 tsp
  • Eggs -  1 1/2 no
  • Milk - 
  • Orange skin crushed ( Orange Zest ) - 1 tsp
  • Salt - 1 pinch
  • Milk - 30 ml
  • All Purpose Flour / Maida - 98 gms
  • Baking Powder - 3/4 tsp

Vanilla Muffins / How to make Muffins from Scratch .

Keep the butter at room temperature . Seive  together All purpose flour , Baking powder and salt . Preheat the Oven to 350 F . Line the muffin cups with muffin paper liners .
Take the butter in a bowl and beat it till fluffy .

Add the eggs , Vanilla Extract and continue to beat .

Add the sugar and orange Zest and continue to mix . The mixture may look curdled .

Add the flour and milk alternatively and continue to beating in low speed .

Scrape down the sides of the  bowl using a spatula and mix well using  a spatula .

Fill the muffin cups using the batter and bake for 15 to 20 minutes .

Insert the tooth prick to check if it comes out clean . Cool them .

My Kid Akshita was very excited to eat is as soon as it was out from the oven . She loved it .

 Enjoy these Muffins



  1. So soft and spongy ....lovely colour of the muffins :)

  2. delicious muffin.. looks so soft perfectly baked

  3. Yummy the flavor of the orange zest

  4. looks so soft and yummy..

  5. OMG that looks absolutely delicious and this is my fav it.

  6. d basic muffins luks so yummy n tempting 2 bake r8 nw...

  7. tempting soft muffins,yummy!

  8. Soft and super irresistible muffins,cuties.

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