Orange Berry Muffins Recipe

Saturday, September 1, 2012

Raspberry and Blueberry with a hint of orange

A perfect morning to go treat for the end of summer...
fresh, moist, hint of orange and berry... a perfect combination!

In a large bowl mix:
1/4 cup of sugar
1/4 cup of shortening till resembles course looking sugar

beat in :
1 egg

1 3/4 cup cake flour
3 teaspoons of baking powder
a pinch of salt
1 tablespoon grated orange peel

sugar for tops

1 cup of milk to wet the dry ingredients.
Fold in one cup mixed of fresh blueberries, red raspberries or strawberries and blackberries
Line muffin cup pan with paper liners, fill to 3/4 full. Bake at 350 for 20 minutes.


  1. Looks delish! I'd sub butter for the shortening because I love the way it tastes :) Mmmmmm

  2. Wonderful combination :) I like these muffins very much. Bye, have a good we

  3. Hi Claudia, this muffin look awesome.

    Have a nice weekend, regards.

  4. Oh, boy...nothing better in the morning than berry muffins! The addition of orange sounds perfect!

  5. Wow, I am pleased it shut down!! He did something really awful to you.
    Welcome back! I love these little treats you made!

  6. Great looking muffins, Claudia -- the addition of orange is something I'd never thought of before. Will definitely try.

  7. These are beautiful and I love all the berries you added with the addition of orange zest. I like that much better than lemon zest. Nice recipe!

  8. A great way to snazz up a plain old blueberry muffin recipe!

  9. A great way to snazz up a plain old blueberry muffin recipe!


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