Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins (Glazed)
|Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins (Glazed)|
|Energy:||168 Cal / 705 kJ|
A delicious muffin recipe that is a treat on a special morning. Makes 12 muffins.
- 1/3 cup (80ml) milk
- 1/4 cup (60ml) vegetable oil
- 2/3 cup (160ml) nonfat lemon yogurt
- 1 egg
- 1 3/4 cups (300g) all-purpose flour
- 1/4 cup (60g) white sugar
- 2 Tbsp poppy seeds
- 1 Tbsp lemon zest
- 1/4 tsp lemon extract
- 2 1/2 tsp baking powder
- 1/2 tsp baking soda
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 1/2 cup (120g) confectioners' sugar
- 2 1/2 tsp lemon juice
- 1/8 cup (30g) slivered almonds
- Preheat the oven to 400 °F (200 °C).
- Grease with cold butter a 12-cup muffin tin.
- Sift the flour, sugar, poppy seeds, lemon zest, lemon extract, baking powder, and salt into a medium bowl.
- In a separate bowl, mix the milk, oil, lemon yogurt, and egg together.
- Fold the dry ingredients into the wet mixture in three steps. Take care not to over-mix the batter.
- Bake for 16 minutes, or until golden brown.
- While muffins are baking, prepare the glaze.
- Stir confectioners' sugar with the lemon juice until smooth.
- Muffins should be springy to the touch and a toothpick stuck in will come out clean.
- Drizzle with glaze.
- Let cool on rack for 3 minutes and remove from muffin tin.
- Optional - 1/8 cup (30g) sliced almonds can be added when glazing for artistic flair.
- Call 11 pals and enjoy a sunshine muffin.