LEMON MUFFINS WITH GRAPEFRUIT GLAZE

LEMON MUFFINS WITH GRAPEFRUIT GLAZE

So if you’ve been paying attention, you may have noticed our fascination/obsession with all things citrus as of late. I can’t stop. I won’t stop. BUT I can always turn them into carbs, and I know that’s a surefire win–well it is to me. And, as a reader, I know anytime I hear the word ‘glaze’ I’m absolutely on board. So without further ado, I present to you the most addictive lemon muffins with grapefruit and thyme glaze.

YOU. GUYS. These are a slam dunk with guests of any kind. You have my word.

LEMON MUFFINS WITH GRAPEFRUIT GLAZE

MUFFIN INGREDIENTS:

-1/2 cup softened butter

-1 cup sugar

-2 eggs

-1/2 cup sour cream

-1 tbsp vanilla extract

-2 tsp lemon extract

-1-3/4 cups all-purpose flour

-1/2 tsp salt

-1/4 tsp baking soda

GLAZE INGREDIENTS:

-3 cups powdered sugar

-2 tsp grapefruit zest

-5 to 6 tbsp fresh grapefruit juice

LEMON MUFFINS WITH GRAPEFRUIT GLAZE

MUFFIN INSTRUCTIONS:

-Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Lightly grease muffin pan with coconut oil baking spray.

-In a large mixing bowl, blend butter and sugar until light and fluffy.

-Add eggs and beat well.

-Beat in sour cream and extracts.

-In a separate bowl, combine flour, salt, and baking soda. Add to cream mixture and blend until combined.

-Fill muffin pan (about 3/4 of each cup).

-Bake 18-20 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean.

-Remove from oven and let cool.

 

GLAZE INSTRUCTIONS:

-Combine all ingredients until blended.

-Once muffins have cooled, top each one with the grapefruit glaze and sprinkle with fresh thyme.

LEMON MUFFINS WITH GRAPEFRUIT GLAZE

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  • You had me at grapefruit glaze ;). I will definitely be trying these!!

  • These muffins look beautiful! I just love the citric flavour and your cute thyme presentation of them.

  • Okay, these look delicious. My mouth is watering! Need to try these.