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bran muffins

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Kelli Thomas
Omaha, NE

I found this recipe awhile ago. These bran muffins are yummy! The recipe makes 24 muffins. I usually cut it in half and make a dozen for my family of 4.

(1 rating)
yield 24 serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
cook time 15 Min

Ingredients For bran muffins

  • 3 c
    unprocessed wheat bran
  • 1 c
    brown sugar
  • 1 c
    boiling water
  • 1/2 c
    softened butter
  • 2 1/2 c
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
  • 2
    eggs, beaten
  • 2 c

How To Make bran muffins

  • 1
    Mix 1 cup of wheat bran with 1 cup of boiling water. Stir and let sit so bran absorbs the water.
  • 2
    In a separate bowl, blend sugar and butter. Set aside for later.
  • 3
    In a separate bowl, measure and combine flour, baking soda, and salt. Combine the beaten eggs with the moistened bran. Add it to the flour mixture.
  • 4
    Add the remaing 2 cups of bran, buttermilk, and blended sugar-butter mixture to the flour mixture. Stir until well blended.
  • 5
    Spoon into prepared muffin pan (for moister muffins, use a muffin baking cup) and bake at 400 degrees for 15 minutes.

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