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Cranberry muffins recipe

Cranberry muffins recipe

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  • Serves 12 muffins
  • 10 mins to prepare and 35 mins to cook
  • 265 calories / serving
  • Freezable


  • 200g cranberries
  • 200g caster sugar
  • 375g flour
  • 1 tbsp baking powder
  • 2 large eggs
  • 100g butter, melted
  • 284ml pot buttermilk

Each serving contains

  • Energy

  • Fat

    9g 12%
  • Saturates

    5g 23%
  • Sugars

    20g 22%
  • Salt

    0.4g 6%

of the reference intake
Carbohydrate 44.1g Protein 5.3g Fibre 2g


  1. Preheat oven to gas 6, 200°C, fan 180ºC and line a 12-hole muffin tray with paper cases.
  2. Simmer the cranberries with 50g of caster sugar for 6-8 minutes, shaking the pan regularly until you have a thick glaze.
  3. Sift the flour and the baking powder into a large bowl and stir in 150g caster sugar.
  4. In another bowl, whisk together 2 large eggs, the melted butter the buttermilk. Fold this mixture into the flour and stir the cranberries through.
  5. Spoon into paper cases and bake for 20-25 minutes until cooked and golden.

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