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Double Berry Mini Muffins

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Double Berry Mini Muffin Recipe: These Double Berry Mini Muffins are a sweet little bite sized treat bursting with the yummy goodness of blueberries and blackberries.  Plus, since they are made in a mini muffin pan, they are snap to make.

double berry mini muffin recipe

Double Berry Mini Muffin Recipe

This double berry muffin recipe was one of the recipes I made while part of the Secret Recipe Club. The recipe club, is no longer a thing, but it was full of all types food bloggers. Each month you were assigned a new “secret” blog. (It’s a secret because the blog owner does not know who has been assigned to their blog until the reveal date.) On the designated day you reveal your assigned blog and the recipe you chose to make.

This Double Berry Mini Muffin recipe was my first Secret Recipe Club post.  The blog assigned to me was Nettie from Moore or Less Cooking. Nettie has a ton of recipes to choose from. I browsed her site a little bit and settled on the “Easy” Category. (That shouldn’t be too much of a surprise…) I found a great recipe of hers to make, the Double Berry White Chocolate Mini Muffins, because really, who can say no to a mini muffin!

blueberry mini muffin recipe

The main reasons I chose this recipe is that I happened to have fresh blueberries and blackberries on hand and it gave me another excuse to use my Babycakes Cupcake maker!! (Love that thing!)

I didn’t have all the ingredients for her muffins on hand, so I changed it up a bit (leaving out the white chocolate chips and adding a teaspoon  of vanilla.)  The kids have had a lot of chocolate over the last week and I wanted these to have a touch less sugar.  Without the additional sugar, I thought the muffins made a wonderful mid morning and after school snack. 

I was right, the kids devoured them all within a day!

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Don’t they look pretty, even though they were a bit misshapen?  The mini cupcake maker cooks quickly, but always leaves the muffins and cupcakes a bit misshapen.  I think the wells are just a little too wide and the cupcake liners expand just a bit too much.

If you don’t happen to have both blackberries or blueberries on hand, you can replace one with the other and they come out great!

mini muffin recipe

The instructions below include baking in the oven or using a cupcake maker.  The mini cupcake maker cooks 8 cupcakes at a time, perfect for portion control, lol.  If you want to make just one batch, the extra batter keeps in the fridge for 3 to 5 days or freezes beautifully.

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Double Berry Mini Muffins

  • Author: Jamie Sanders, adapted from Moore or Less Cooking

Description

These Double Berry Mini Muffins are a sweet little bite sized treat bursting with the yummy goodness of blueberries and blackberries.  Plus, since they are made in a mini muffin pan, they are snap to make.


Ingredients

Scale
  • 13/4 cups flour
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 21/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup fresh or thawed frozen blueberries
  • 1/2 cup blackberries
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1 egg beaten
  • 1/3 cup butter, melted
  • 1 1/2 tsp vanilla

Instructions

Oven Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 400 F.
  2. Lightly spray muffin pan with cooking oil.
  3. In a bowl combine flour, sugar, baking powder, salt. Add milk, egg, vanilla and melted butter. Mix until dry ingredients become lumpy. Do not over beat.
  4. Fold in blueberries and blackberries.
  5. Divide batter evenly among prepared muffin cups.
  6. Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until tops spring back when lightly touched.
  7. Recipe makes 2 dozen mini muffins.

Baby Cakes mini cupcake maker directions:

  1. Preheat cupcake maker.
  2. Cook in 4 batches at 6 minutes each

Notes

For smaller batches in the cupcake maker, the extra batter keeps in the fridge for 3 to 5 days or freezes beautifully.

updated 3/19, originally posted 2/13

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