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Sensational sweet muffin recipes

The everlasting appeal of the muffin continues with these recipes for the much-loved, individual-sized sweet treat

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    Best blueberry muffins

    A good blueberry muffin is a classic, and the highlight of anybody's packed lunch.

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    Muesli muffins

    These easy muesli muffins are perfect for breakfast on the run or school or work lunchboxes.

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    Banana blueberry yoghurt muffins

    These muffins are a delicious addition to the back-to-school lunchbox. You can also try using chocolate bits or walnuts instead of blueberries.

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    Plum crumble muffins

    Fruit crumble plus muffins equal a brilliant dessert. This recipe uses fresh plums and hazelnut meal - yum!

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    Banana bran muffins

    We all want to find the balance between food that is exciting for the kids to eat and also provides them with the good stuff they need for their health. These muffins are light, soft and yummy, but still have the added health benefit of oat bran hidden in them.

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    Apple and pecan muffins

    Let the smell of freshly baked muffins surround your kitchen with these deliciously nutty apple and pecan mini cakes.

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    Choc banana muffins

    The unbeatable combination of chocolate and banana is celebrated in these delicious muffins, which are packed full of real chocolate chips. These are great to make with the kids as a weekend treat or lunchbox snack.

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    Apricot and maple muffins

    The sweetness of maple syrup is wonderfully swirled through these dense apricot muffins, packed full of all-bran goodness.

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    Mochaccino muffins

    Mochaccino muffins brought to you by New Zealand Woman's Weekly.

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    How to use vanilla beans

    Nothing beats the flavour and aroma of vanilla beans. But they're quite pricey. Here's how to get the most bang for your buck out of this intoxicating spice.

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    Banana and date muffins

    These banana and date muffins are great for the lunchbox, provide loads of fibre and energy, and couldn't be easier to make.

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    Wheaty banana muffins

    Classic banana muffins have been given a local twist by adding a well known national breakfast cereal to the mix.

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    Apple spice muffins

    These tasty and easy to prepare apple spice muffins are the perfect pick-me-up! Sweet and delicious, enjoy one with your morning or afternoon cuppa!

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    Apple streusel muffins

    These spiced, fluffy apple muffins are made even more delicious with a crunchy streusel topping.

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    Nectarine and cardamom muffins

    This muffin recipe is a one-bowl wonder, easy to throw together and the cardamom is a beautiful whisper of flavour alongside the fruit. And who doesn’t like a freshly baked muffin first thing in the morning? My mum’s muffins are the best – though I might be a bit biased!

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