Best Ever (And Most Versatile) Muffins! Recipe

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  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 3/4 cup white sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil


  1. Preheat oven to 400°F (205°C).
  2. Stir together the flour, baking powder, salt and sugar in a large bowl.
  3. Make a well in the center.
  4. In a small bowl or 2-cup measuring cup, beat egg with a fork.
  5. Stir in milk and oil.
  6. Pour all at once into the well in the flour mixture.
  7. Mix quickly and lightly with a fork until moistened, but do not beat.
  8. The batter will be lumpy. DO NOT OVERMIX. This will create tough/heavy muffins.
  9. Pour the batter into paper lined muffin pan cups.
  10. Variations: Blueberry Muffins: Add 1 cup fresh blueberries.
  11. Raisin Muffins: Add 1 cup finely chopped raisins.
  12. Date Muffins: Add 1 cup finely chopped dates.
  13. Cheese Muffins: Fold in 1 cup grated sharp yellow cheese.
  14. Bacon Muffins: Fold 1/4 cup crisp cooked bacon, broken into bits.
  15. Bake for 25 minutes, or until golden.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 472.67 Kcal (1979 kJ)
Calories from fat 138.15 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 15.35g 24%
Cholesterol 42.15mg 14%
Sodium 337.11mg 14%
Potassium 556.87mg 12%
Total Carbs 74.94g 25%
Sugars 25.11g 100%
Dietary Fiber 1.95g 8%
Protein 9.52g 19%
Iron 1.1mg 6%
Calcium 253.1mg 25%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 269.52 Kcal (1128 kJ)
Calories from fat 78.77 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 8.75g 24%
Cholesterol 24.03mg 14%
Sodium 192.22mg 14%
Potassium 317.53mg 12%
Total Carbs 42.73g 25%
Sugars 14.32g 100%
Dietary Fiber 1.11g 8%
Protein 5.43g 19%
Iron 0.7mg 6%
Calcium 144.3mg 25%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Find out how many calories should you eat.


  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Weightwatchers Points

  • 10.3
  • 13

Good Points

  • saturated fat free

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