Delicious Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

Delicious Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

If you’re craving a delightful treat that perfectly balances the zesty freshness of lemons with the satisfying crunch of poppy seeds, our Delicious Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins are just what you need. These muffins are a burst of sunshine in every bite, making them an ideal choice for breakfast, brunch, or a sweet snack. With a moist and tender crumb, they’re sure to become a favorite in your household.


  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons lemon zest
  • 2 tablespoons poppy seeds
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt


  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and line a muffin tin with paper liners.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
  3. In another bowl, whisk together the melted butter, eggs, milk, lemon juice, lemon zest, poppy seeds, and vanilla extract.
  4. Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and stir until just combined. Be careful not to overmix; a few lumps are okay.
  5. Fill each muffin cup about two-thirds full with the batter.
  6. Bake for 18-20 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of a muffin comes out clean.
  7. Allow the muffins to cool in the tin for a few minutes, then transfer them to a wire rack to cool completely.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 18-20 minutes

Yield: 12 muffins

These Delicious Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins are a citrusy delight, perfect for brightening up your day. The combination of fresh lemon juice, lemon zest, and poppy seeds gives them a unique flavor and texture that’s simply irresistible. Whether you enjoy them with a hot cup of coffee in the morning or as an afternoon treat, these muffins are bound to become a family favorite.

Nutrition Information (per muffin): Calories: 200, Total Fat: 7g, Saturated Fat: 4g, Cholesterol: 45mg, Sodium: 280mg, Total Carbohydrate: 31g, Dietary Fiber: 1g, Sugars: 13g, Protein: 4g

If you’re looking for a delightful and easy-to-make muffin recipe, give these Delicious Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins a try. They are a crowd-pleaser and are perfect for any occasion. Enjoy the tangy goodness of lemons combined with the satisfying crunch of poppy seeds in every bite.

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