Orange Strawberry Muffins

Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

You will love the combination of strawberry and orange in this sweet breakfast muffin.

Buttermilk helps keep these flavorful muffins moist.


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Serves:

18 Muffins

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 c
flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 1/2 c
sugar, divided
1/2 c
(1 stick) butter, melted
2
eggs, lightly beaten
1/2 tsp
salt
1 c
buttermilk
zest and juice of 1 orange
1 c
strawberries, diced
1/2 c
pecans or walnuts, chopped (optional)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 350°F. In medium bowl, combine flour and baking soda; set aside. In large bowl, combine 1 cup sugar, butter, eggs, salt, buttermilk, and 1-2 teaspoons zest. Add flour mixture and stir just until combined. Stir in strawberries and nuts (if desired).
2
Fill buttered or paper-lined muffin tin 2/3 full with batter. Bake 25-30 minutes, until golden.
3
Meanwhile, combine 3 tablespoons orange juice and 1/2 cup sugar in small saucepan. Bring to boil, cook 1 minute, then remove from heat. Slowly spoon glaze over muffins while still warm.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast, Muffins
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy