Blueberry and Buttermilk Muffins

Extra blueberries make them dense but not dumb

Extra blueberries make them dense but not dumb

These muffins are heavy on the blueberries. Make sure to grease the pans well and to let the muffins cool down before pulling them from the muffin tins.

Blueberry and Buttermilk Muffins

  • 1 1/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 8 ounces buttermilk
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tbsp butter, melted
  • 1 pint fresh blueberries
  • 1/2 tsp ground cardamom
  • 2 tbsp flour
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar
  • 2 tbsp butter softened

Preheat oven to 350. Combine flour, white sugar, salt, baking powder and cardamom and in a large bowl. Create a well in the center. In a smaller bowl, combine buttermilk, eggs and melted butter. Pour the mix into the well in the larger bowl and stir until just incorporated. Stir in the berries. Pour the batter into two prepared muffin tins. Set aside. In a small bowl, cream softened butter, flour and brown sugar. Divide topping over each muffin cup. Bake for about 30 minutes or until golden. Makes a dozen regular-sized muffins.

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This blog attempts to collect some of the things I try to create with food and booze. Sometimes I succeed and sometimes I fail. My hope is to entertain and maybe help people think a little harder about what they decide to eat and drink.
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20 Responses to Blueberry and Buttermilk Muffins

  1. A_Boleyn says:

    You’re not kidding about all the blueberries. They look delicious.

  2. ChgoJohn says:

    I can’t think of a better way to use a pint of strawberries!

  3. They look fantastic.
    πŸ™‚ Mandy

  4. Eva Taylor says:

    Happy Independence Day! Blueberries are something we can’t get enough of. My family in Europe had never seem them before coming to Canada in the mid seventies.

  5. Fabulous looking muffins. As usual, you make me envious of your blueberries, which I cannot find for love or money in the shops this year.

  6. Blueberries just starting to color-up on our bushes…maybe if I show your photo to a certain Small Person in my household, she’ll leave some for baking? πŸ˜€

  7. sallybr says:

    every time I make a blueberry muffin, beloved says it would be even better if it had more blueberries. That means I must make your version soon and put it to test ! Will report back once I do it πŸ˜‰

  8. These look chock full of berries which I think is a very good thing. I will make these for our 4th of July breakfast my friend.

  9. TasteFood says:

    Yum, the heavier on the blueberries the better…

  10. Kristy says:

    You are rockin’ the blueberries this summer. I’m LOVING it!

  11. Karen says:

    Heavy on the blueberries sounds good to me.

  12. Heavy on the blueberries! As they should be!

  13. Rachel says:

    Got coffee…? Mmmmmmm!

  14. nancyc says:

    These muffins look great! I bet they’re so good and moist with all those blueberries!

  15. I’m bookmarking these to try, they look like the perfect muffin!

  16. They look fantastic, Greg! I could eat dozens of these… πŸ˜‰

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