Fruit muffins

Fruit muffins: Oh-so-delicious! Image: Msi Muzi Mathebula

Fruit muffins: Delightful anytime bites for the family

Fruity, moist and so satisfying. These fruit muffins are a must-try recipe.

Fruit muffins

Fruit muffins: Oh-so-delicious! Image: Msi Muzi Mathebula

Do you enjoy experimenting with different flavours in your cooking and baking? Try our fruit muffins recipe and bring a delicious flavour to snack time.

We all know and love deliciously moist blueberry muffins. However, with this fruit muffins recipe, you can experiment with other fruity flavours according to your liking. Berries usually work very well with muffins, so why not try strawberries, mulberries or blackberries? Not only will these muffins taste divine, but they will also display a beautiful colourful display of the berries used.

Whipping together this fruit muffin recipe will not even take 30 minutes to prepare but the result is something you will savour long after that. This recipe may just become a family favourite.

These muffins are perfect to enjoy as a quick breakfast bite. Also, if you are in a hurry, what is easier than grabbing a muffin to enjoy on the way? Let us know which fruits you have added to your muffin recipe.

Fruit muffins recipe

5 from 1 vote
Recipe by Msi Muzi Mathebula Course: SnacksCuisine: GlobalDifficulty: Easy


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  • 750 g cake flour

  • 25 ml baking powder

  • 5 ml salt

  • 15 ml sugar

  • 50 g butter

  • 375 ml milk

  • 150 g fresh chopped mixed fruits


  • Sift the flour, baking powder, and salt into a bowl. Stir in the sugar and make a well in the centre of dry the ingredients.
  • Melt the butter and beat the eggs and milk together lightly.
  • Pour the butter and egg mixture into the centre of the dry ingredients. Mix to just moisten.
  • Fold in the fruits.
  • Fill a greased deep-muffin pan three-quarter full with batter.
  • Bake at 200°C for 15 minutes or until cooked.


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