Thursday, June 26, 2014

Choc Chip Raisin Yoghurt Muffins

These choc chip muffins that I made recently were a hit at breakfast.  Not only were they easy to make, they were moist as I added more yoghurt than what was called for in the recipe.  This is a very simple and straightforward recipe that will yield consistent good result.





Recipe for Choc Chip Raisin Yoghurt Muffins

 Ingredients
  • 9 oz plain flour
  • 4 oz caster sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup melted butter or veg. oil (I used melted butter)
  • 125 - 140 ml plain yoghurt
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp bicarbonate of soda
  • 80 gm raisins
  • 80 gm choc chips
  • a pinch of salt
Method
  1. Sift flour, baking powder, bicarbonate of soda and salt into a mixing bowl.  Add in sugar and mix well.
  2. Whisk eggs, oil, yoghurt and vanilla till well mixed.
  3. Pour the wet ingredients into the flour mixture, mix till just combined.
  4. Scoop (I used an ice cream scoop) batter into paper lined muffin pan, about 3/4 full.
  5. Bake in a preheated oven @ 200 deg.C for 20 to 25 mins. till golden brown. Test with a skewer till it comes out clean.
  6. Leave muffins in pan to cool.  Serve warm.
  7. Yield :  12 Muffins
 



I'm linking this post to the 'Little Thumbs Up' event and the theme for the month of June is 'Butter' organised by Zoe of  ' Bake for Happy Kids',  Doreen of  'My Little Favourite DIY'  and hosted by
Jozelyn  of  'Spice Up My Kitchen'



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  1. They are not only great for the breakfast, also perfect for afternoon snack. Delicious!

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  2. Cheah, I love these Choc Chip Muffins! Now I also use yoghurt in place of buttermilk and it works beautifully.

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    1. Yes, I too notice that yoghurt gives a better texture to the muffins.

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  3. Hi Soke Hah, bookmarked to do. Looks so tempting and I like the idea of yoghurt in the muffins. Wonder if I can try the overnight batter method for this muffins. More senang in the morning.

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    1. I'm not too sure Kimmy. But making muffins do not take too much time.

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  4. I loved the beautiful colour of your muffins. These muffins are perfect for breakfast or afternoon tea. Yogurt definitely gives the muffin a moist texture.

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    1. Yes, I'd be using yoghurt instead of milk for my muffins in the future.

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  5. Hi Cheah, I saw a few bloggers making muffins recently, too..must be making a come back fad lol! Yours sounds moist and delicious!

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    1. Yes,maybe so. Maybe because making mufffins is not too time consuming.

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  6. Sometimes I am just craving for such nice muffins :)

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  7. I've not baked muffin with choc chip and raisin for a long time. Adding yoghurt will definitely makes the muffin moist and delicious. I want to bake this too! Thanks for sharing, Cheah :)

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  8. Hi Cheah, this muffin look very delightful. Great for anytime of the day with coffee. Thanks for sharing your recipe.

    Have a nice day.

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    1. Thank you, Amelia. Have a great weekend!

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  9. I love your muffin, they are not only great for breakfast but also great during tea time!
    Thanks for linking up with LTU!

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  10. Cheah, love your muffins. Its been a long while since I last baked some muffins. My kids prefer to treasure other kinds of baked goodies at this moment. Must try something to get their attention back to muffins. haha....
    Enjoy & have a great weekend. ((hugs))
    Blessings, Kristy

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  11. wow, i can see the deliciousness of these muffins especially in the last picture!

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  12. Hi Cheah,
    Lovely muffins! It looks moist and yummy! Perfect for snacking anytime of the day!

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