~ Light Lemon Drop Muffins ~

6
Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

What deliciously tender lemon cakes these are. I hope you try them, Yum!

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
Serves:
18
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 2 c
    flour
  • 2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 4
    eggs, separated
  • 1 c
    butter, softened
  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1/4 - 1/2 tsp
    lemon extract
  • 1/2 c
    lemon juice
  • TOPPING

  • 1/4 c
    fine chopped pecans
  • Pinch
    cinnamon
  • 2 Tbsp
    brown sugar

How to Make ~ Light Lemon Drop Muffins ~

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degree F.

    In a small bowl, mix together, flour, salt and baking powder. Set aside.

    In a large bowl, beat together the sugar and butter until fluffy. Add in the yolks, beat until light in color.

    Alternate flour mixture with the juice, ending with flour, don't over beat.
  2. In another bowl, beat egg whites are fluffy, but loose.
  3. Fold in half of the egg whites and then the other half. make sure they're thoroughly incorporated.

    In a small dish, mix together the topping.
  4. Place even amounts of batter in each greased muffin cup. I use silicone.

    Bake for 15 - 20 minutes or until pick comes out clean. Cool on rack.
  5. Enjoy these tender muffins.

Printable Recipe Card

About ~ Light Lemon Drop Muffins ~

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast, Cakes, Muffins
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American




Show 9 Comments & Reviews

17 Scrumptious French Toast Recipes

17 Scrumptious French Toast Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Take a break from waffles and pancakes by whipping up some of these wonderful french toast recipes. Trust us, your family will thank you!

Breakfast Recipes To Start The Weekend Off Right

Breakfast Recipes to Start the Weekend Off Right

Kitchen Crew

Growing up, my mom would always say to me that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Because of mom's advice, I try to have breakfast every day....

Health Benefits Of Eating Oatmeal Recipe

Health Benefits of Eating Oatmeal

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

You may have heard oatmeal is good for you, but did you know how good? Here are six great reasons to eat more oats! Healthy DigestionThere are two types of...