Cornmeal Vanilla Honey Muffins

A delicious sweet, yet a little savoury, recipe for cornmeal muffins. Perfect winter warmer!

Posted by: pip phillips




30 - 60 mins

Skill Level




Courses etc.

Baking Sweet

You will need

1 cup or 120g unbleached white flour More products
1 cup or 120g wholemeal flour More products
1 cup or 150g maize meal or cornmeal flour More products
1/4 cup or 50g demerara sugar More products
2 tbsp baking powder More products
1 tsp fine sea salt More products
4 eggs This item is only available in our high street shops. More products
1 1/2 cup or 375ml milk This item is only available in our high street shops. More products
4 tbsp or 60g butter, gently melted then cooled at room temperature This item is only available in our high street shops. More products
2/3 cup or 160ml olive oil OR More products
2/3 cup or 160ml corn germ oil More products
3 tbsp runny honey More products
2 tsp good quality vanilla extract OR More products
2 fresh vanilla pods, scraped More products

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  • Preheat your oven to 200C or 180 if you have a fan oven and grease and flour 12 large muffin cups. In a large bowl mix together the flours, cornmeal, sugar, baking powder and salt.
  • In another bowl, beat the eggs and then whisk in the milk, melted butter, oil, honey and vanilla.
  • Make a well in the center of the dry ingredients, add the moist ingredients and stir until just combined.
  • Divide the batter evenly into the prepared muffin cups.
  • Bake for about 20 minutes, or until golden brown and the muffins are nicely browned on top.
  • Cool on wire racks and serve warm or at room temperature. Just divine when smeared with some butter !

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