Tag: muffins

Speculaas-Spiced Marzipan Muffins

Speculaas-Spiced Marzipan Muffins

Hope you’re all enjoying a lovely Easter break! I made these very recently using marzipan leftover from a fruit cake and they were so delicious I couldn’t wait to share the recipe! If you’re not a fan of marzipan this definitely isn’t for you, but…

Vegan Christmas Muffins

Vegan Christmas Muffins

You’ll probably already be familiar with these. They’ve been done to death, but as my Mum has made them every Christmas morning breakfast for as long as I can remember, and I am now continuing the tradition with my own little family, I felt it…

Double Chocolate Mini Muffins

Double Chocolate Mini Muffins

This recipe is for all the parents who regularly find letters from the PTA requesting bakes for the school cake sale. I usually make these little muffins and they are eternally popular. There isn’t a man, woman or child that won’t be tempted these chocolate…

Simnel Muffins (Easter Muffins)

Simnel Muffins (Easter Muffins)

I should probably start this post by mentioning that I’m neither religious nor a fan of the current, commercially driven Easter celebration. I definitely have pagan tendencies – I enjoy the seasonal celebratory feasting with a nod to nature, spring and new beginnings (represented so…

Cheese & Marmite Muffins

Cheese & Marmite Muffins

I devised these after a friend asked me to create a cupcake tower for her husband’s 40th birthday party. He is a huge fan of Marmite, so these muffins – topped with a swirl of cream cheese – were a quirky addition to the sweet…

Lunchbox Blueberry Muffins

Lunchbox Blueberry Muffins

Every so often, my passion for baking all kinds sticky, chewy, creamy and generally moreish treats induces a pang of guilt, and I attempt to balance the situation by thinking up a healthier version of classic bakes. My daughter doesn’t eat sweets or bars of…