Friday, October 10, 2014

Orange muffins

Muffins are individually sized baked goods,made from a thick batter, and baked in a muffin tin,possibly muffin liners.Here I am posting very simple and interesting orange muffins.Juicy and sweet and renowned for its concentration of vitamin c oranges makes the perfect snack and a special tang to many recipes.They are good source of dietary fiber.I am posting this recipe in BM#45 under the theme Cakes and muffins with fruits and vegetables.Here goes my recipe.


  • All purpose flour 1 3/4 cups( 1 cup and 3/4 cup)
  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 cup butter( 8 tbspns)
  • 1 tb orange zest( I grated with grater)
  • 3/4 cup white powdered sugar
  • 1 tspn of baking powder
  • 1 tspn of baking soda
  • salt a pinch
  • 1 tspn of fruit essence or vanilla essence.


  • Preheat oven to 400 F.Prepare the muffin tin with muffin liners in.
  • Prepare orange juice with fresh oranges in a blender or juicer.( i took 3 to 4 small oranges )
  • In a bowl mix all dry ingredients i.e all purpose flour,baking soda,baking powder.
  • Take another bowl add egg,butter( room temperature),food essence, orange juice.Mix everything well.
  • Slowly add  dry flour ingredients to the above mixture.Combine everything well.
  • Now fill the muffins cups about 3/4 cup.
  • Now reduce the oven temperature to 350 F and bake for 20 to 25 mins or when a tooth pick inserted comes out clean.
  • Wait to have it until it completely cools down.

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  1. Bet these soft and fluffy muffins are yummy with orange flavor.

  2. simply superb.. yummy spongy, orangy muffins.. loved them. will try some day !

  3. Those muffins looks absolutely spongy and very to grab and have some.

  4. Perfect muffins, simply love them.

  5. I love this citrusy fruit and muffins sound great with these . They look so spongy and inviting.

  6. Love the orange flavor in cupcakes.

  7. Must have tasted great with the orange-y flavor!

  8. I have just the same one in mind to make..very nicely done..

  9. I love orange flavor in baked goods. The orange muffins have turned out moist and perfect!

  10. I can imagine how delicious these orange flavored muffins must have tasted.

  11. This must have smelled so wonderful while baking.