Lemon and Blueberry Muffins

A firm family favourite, these are great for the back to school lunchboxes.


  • 250g flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 small punnet blueberries
  • 1 lemon zest (grate the zest of 1 lemon)
  • 100g caster sugar
  • 120g natural yogurt
  • 3 tablespoons Connacht Gold milk
  • 100g Connacht Gold  unsalted butter (melt in microwave)
  • 2 eggs
  • Muffin tray & paper cases


Sieve flour & baking powder into bowl , add sugar, blueberries, lemon zest. (Dry ingredients)

Add melted butter, milk, natural yogurt and eggs to a large jug and mix. (Wet ingredients)

Pour wet ingredients over dry ingredients and beat / mix well.

Add to muffin cases and place in preheated oven 190C for 20 mins.

Decorate top with icing sugar  (optional) mixed with water to a thick consistency and decorate with blueberries and some grated lemon zest.


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