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Lemon Blueberry Muffins

This lemon blueberry muffin recipe is light, moist, bursting with blueberries, and is encrusted with refreshing lemon sugar.
4.83 from 17 votes
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Course: bread, Brunch, Dessert
Cuisine: American, British
Keyword: Lemon blueberry muffin recipe, Lemon blueberry muffins
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 18 minutes
Servings: 24
Calories: 152kcal


  • 3 cups flour
  • 4 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • tsp salt
  • 2 cups Blueberries
  • 2 eggs
  • ¾ cup milk
  • 9 tbsp butter melted
  • 1 tbsp lemon zest
  • ½ cup lemon juice (fresh squeezed)
  • 2 tsp lemon juice

Lemon Sugar Topping

  • ¼ cup granulated sugar
  • tsp lemon zest


  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  • In a large bowl, sift together flour (remove one tablespoon), baking powder, soda, sugar, and salt.
  • Using a colander to sort and rinse fresh blueberries.
  • Transfer the blueberries to a small bowl and add the tablespoon of the reserved flour. Gently mix to coat the berries with the flour. Set aside.
  • In a medium bowl, whisk together eggs, milk, melted butter, lemon zest, and lemon juice. Then pour into the dry ingredients.
  • Stir just until moistened. Then gently fold the blueberries into the batter with a spatula.
  • Line a muffin tin with muffin liners, then fill the muffin liners using a muffin scoop.
  • Transfer the muffin tin to a 375 degree F oven and bake 18 minutes or until an inserted toothpick comes out clean.
  • Place out pan on a wire cooling rack for 10 minutes before removing muffins.

Lemon Sugar Topping

  • Combine sugar and zest in a small, then sprinkle the tops of the muffins before baking.


Calories: 152kcal | Carbohydrates: 25g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 14mg | Sodium: 286mg | Potassium: 52mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 230IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 56mg | Iron: 1mg
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