Rosemary Lemon Muffins
These mouthwatering muffins are nicely spiced with rosemary and a hint of lemon. "My husband and I especially enjoy them with a home-cooked meal."151;Felicia Fiocchi, Vineland, New Jersey.
Total TimePrep: 25 min. Bake: 20 min.
Makesabout 1 dozen
- 1 cup whole milk
- 2 tablespoons minced fresh rosemary
- 2 teaspoons grated lemon zest
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1-1/2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 2 large eggs
- 1/2 cup butter, melted
- 2 tablespoons sugar
- In a saucepan, combine the milk, rosemary and lemon zest. Bring to a simmer; cook and stir over low heat for 2 minutes. Remove from the heat; cool slightly. In a bowl, combine the flour, baking powder and salt; set aside. In another bowl, whisk the eggs until foamy. Stir in butter, sugar and milk mixture until combined. Stir into the dry ingredients just until moistened. Fill greased or paper-lined muffin cups two-thirds full. Bake at 375° for 20-22 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean. Cool for 5 minutes before removing from pan to a wire rack.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 177 calories, 9g fat (5g saturated fat), 59mg cholesterol, 197mg sodium, 19g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 1g fiber), 4g protein.
Originally published as Rosemary Lemon Muffins in Quick Cooking July/August 2000