Raspberry Doughnut Muffins

A cross between doughnuts and muffins, this easy recipe is great for baking with children.

Preparation time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 15 minutes to 20 minutes
Total time: 25 minutes to 30 minutes 30 minutes
Makes: 12

Ingredients:

200g plain flour
1 tsp bicarbonate of soda
250g golden caster sugar
100ml natural yogurt
2 large eggs, beaten
1 tsp vanilla extract
150g  Butter, melted, plus extra for greasing
4 tbsp raspberry jam

Method:

Preheat the oven to 190°C, gas mark 5. Lightly grease a 12-hole muffin tin.

In a large bowl, stir together the flour, bicarbonate of soda and 150g of the sugar.

Whisk the yogurt, eggs and vanilla extract together in a large jug then pour into the flour along with the melted Flora Buttery. Stir together but don’t over mix.

Divide two-thirds of the mixture between the muffin tin holes, then add 1 tsp jam to the centre of each. Top with the remaining mixture, making sure the jam is completely enclosed.

Bake for 15–20 minutes until firm and golden. Leave the duffins to cool in the tin for 5 minutes, then lift out and coat in the remaining caster sugar. Best eaten warm.

 Recipe & Video courtesy of Waitrose