Fresh Lemon Muffins

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by hudelei

Fresh, cake-like lemon muffins that freeze well.

Top Review by Genevieve 2

Very lemony and delicious! I also added the juice of a whole lemon and skipped the topping. I think next time I will use the topping though, and also I will double the recipe as this made 12 very small muffins for me.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Beat butter at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy; gradually add 1/2 cup sugar, beating well.
  2. Add eggs; stir in lemon rind and juice.
  3. Combine flour, baking powder, and salt; add to butter mixture.
  4. Spoon batter into greased muffin pans (or an ungreased non-stick pan you trust), filling 2/3 full.
  5. Combine 2 Tbsp sugar and cinnamon; sprinkle evenly over batter.
  6. Bake at 375F for 15 minutes.
  7. Remove from pans immediately to cool.

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