Blueberry Muffins = I found blueberries at the Farmer’s Market

This is a recipe that features yogurt and cake flour.  The muffin has weight, moisture and blueberries.  Sweet. What else do you want?

Ingredients

12 1/2 ounces cake flour

1 teaspoon baking soda

2 teaspoons baking powder

Heavy pinch salt

1 cup sugar

1/2 cup vegetable oil

1 egg

1 cup yogurt

1 1/2 cups fresh blueberries

Vegetable spray, for the muffin tins

Blueberry Muffins

Directions

Preheat oven to 380 degrees F.

In a large bowl sift together the flour, baking soda, baking powder, and salt and set aside.

In another large bowl, whisk together the sugar, oil, egg and yogurt. Add the dry ingredients reserving 1 tablespoon of the dry ingredients and toss with the blueberries. Stir mixture for a count of 10. Add 1 cup blueberries to mixture and stir 3 more times. Reserve the 1/2 cup of blueberries.

Using a #20 ice cream scoop, add the mixture to greased muffin pans. Sprinkle the remaining 1/2 cup of berries on top of muffins and press down lightly. Place into the oven and increase the temperature to 400 degrees. Bake for 20 to 25 minutes, rotating pan halfway through. Remove from oven and turn out, upside down on tea towel to cool completely. Serve immediately or store in airtight container for 2 to 3 days.

Total Time: 

Prep 50 min

Inactive 15 min

Cook 10 min

Yield: 12 muffins

Level: Easy

Recipe courtesy Alton Brown of food Network

www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/alton-brown/blueberry-muffins-recipe/index.html July 6, 2011

About kunstkitchen

Visual artist and writer hunting words, languages, visions, and insight in my kitchen - connecting Art (Kunst) and culture and slow food cooking. Credits: Do not own a microwave oven and never have. Do not own a food processor. Chopped veggies in a Zen monastery for a weekend. (Seriously) Classically trained artist. Paint and draw with traditional materials. Live in the Northland where it's six months of winter. Appreciate the little things in life. Sharing food and art experiences and the lessons that my talented and generous friends have given me.
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