Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Savoury Corn Kernels & Bacon Bits Muffin

If you ask me to pick one, I would prefer a savoury muffin to a sweet muffin but both types are good for afternoon tea with a cup of hot apple tea. And whenever Josh is around I have to bake some goodies for tea time coz he loves to munch on chocolate cakes, buns or muffins. I chose to bake this savoury muffins for I have the ingredients at hand for this savoury muffins.  This is a delectable muffin and you can eat as many as you want , for it can be quite addictive. The bacon bits make this muffin so aromatic and flavorful and  packed with fresh corns and red and green capsicum making this one nutritious muffins for the young and old.

The texture of this muffin is light and fluffy...normally muffins are a bit compact but this savoury Corn & Bacon Bits Muffin turns out to be great...soft, light and fluffy packed with bursting flavors too. I did it once without the corn kernels but for this time, I added in corn kernels and gosh it was delish.

this muffin is easy to make and it is good for pot bless or children's

you can use cup cake liners or colorful muffin liners for this will love the colorful cup liners

I love the soft, light and fluffy texture of this muffin.....mmmmm
can you smell how aromatic this is...:p

Joshua can eat devour 5 or 6 at a go.....:p

they do look cute in this muffin liners........suitable for children's party
and one way of making kids eat veggies :p

unveiling time........

fully undressed and do you believe me when I say this is soft , light and fluffy
and flavorfully packed with bacon bits, corn kernels, green and red capsicum
I love this savoury muffin and this is a keeper for sure :)

Savoury Corn Kernels & Bacon Bits Muffins
( Printable Recipe )

Ingredients :

2 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp baking powder
½ tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt
1 tsp mixed herbs
1 cup cheddar cheese cubes ( or shredded cheese)
1 cup plain yoghurt
2 eggs
¼ cup butter (melted)
½ cup chopped red or green capsicum
½ cup crispy streaky bacons bits
½ cup corn kernels


Preheat oven to 200º C. Line 12 muffin cups with paper liners .

In a large bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, salt, mixed herbs and baking soda until well mixed. Stir in the cheddar cubes.

In a medium bowl, whisk together the yogurt, eggs and butter until smooth. Stir into flour mixture just until well combine and no dry spots remain , stir in the corn kernels and the capsicum and the bacon bits last. The batter will be very thick . Do not over mix the batter.

Spoon the batter into muffin cups, dividing evenly.

Bake about 20 -25 mins until golden brown, and a skewer inserted in the centre of one of middle muffins comes out clean.

Let the muffins cool in pan at least 5 minutes before removing, then allow them to cool completely on a wire rack.

Enjoy this muffins with a cup of hot apple tea !

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  1. They sure look good and the beautiful pictures say it all! Good job!

  2. Elin, I nvr eat savory muffin b4, so suaku :P I am going to get the ingredients and try your recipe, thanks for sharing!

  3. are welcome. This savoury muffin is delicious for those who dun like sweet muffin. Great for potluck party :)

  4. now that is a wonderful muffin...bacon, cheese and corn what an incredible combination! I would love these for breakfast or anytime!

  5. Oh I love these! These would be great for breakfast one morning!

  6. Chef Dennis....:) yesss this is good for breakfast...savoury and delish :)

    Sook...haha yess...great breakfast feast :)

  7. These are fun muffins, like the savory twist. Sweet or savory, it would be hard to stop at one!

  8. Hi Marla....yup it is hard to stop at one especially tis is so delicious !

  9. I tried the receipe and added a bit more herbs to it. The muffins smell really fragrant! It's delicious!