Tuesday, March 17, 2009

King Size Corn Muffins

My love affair with my king size muffin pan continues! I made these cornmeal muffins the other day and they were perfect! The recipe comes from Little Cakes from the Whimsical Bakehouse, where I've gotten some seriously wonderful muffin recipes, like these blueberry muffins and my all-time favourite, Coffee Chocolate Chip muffins. This cornmeal muffin recipe is extremely simple to put together and provided a quick fix for my muffin craving.

Corn Muffins (adapted by me)

Blend together:
3/4 cup sugar
2 large eggs
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1 cup milk

Sift in:
1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
1 tbsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt

Add: 1 1/2 cups cornmeal

Once all ingredients are combined, scoop & bake @ 350F until a tester inserted in the centre comes out clean - 20 - 25 minutes for regular sized muffins (you'll get 12 of these) or 30 - 35 minutes for king size muffins (of which you'll get 6).

Enjoy!

11 comments:

Rosa's Yummy Yums said...

Wow, magnificent! I'd love to find such big muffin pans...

Cheers,

Rosa

Donna-FFW said...

Is this a 6 cup muffin pan you areusing? I LOVE the size of the muffins? They are gorgeous? Where did you find the pan? I have to go check out your coffee muffins now..

Pierce said...

I was very lucky and found a giant muffin pan at a garage sale one time. It's great for the giant chocolate muffins with all the bits of gooey chocolate chips in them.

Cathy said...

Wow those look great! I make corn muffins in my miniature pan and stuff them with a goat cheese/cream cheese blend...I bet that would go great with these!

Wandering Coyote said...

Rosa & Donna: the pan is the 6 cup muffin pan from Wilton (more info here). I got mine from the local kitchen store.

Pierce: That is amazing that you found one at a garage sale! Excellent!

Cathy: yum! That addition sounds amazing! I'll have to try it sometime.

Joie de vivre said...

What a fun shape for muffins!

Joanna said...

i'm so happy you are making the tall muffins like i used to. i get all giddy when i see yours!!

i do a baking soda/apple cider vinegar rinse once a week. my hair always looks good on that day, so i look forward to it every week. haha it gives it a lot of body.

Island pepperpot said...

I love your muffins,and where did you find those pans very nice. Great Blog thanks for sharing

Midlife, menopause, mistakes and random stuff... said...

What a fantastic blog you have going here!! I really love it.
The only thing is those picture's of that delicious looking food has me starving now and I've got to eat right away!!
I have a catering business here in Georgia and wish that I had someone who cooked as well as you to help me :)
If you have a moment or two of your life that you'd care to waste, please drop by my blog for a lil visit......
Take good care and.......

Steady On
Reggie Girl

Wandering Coyote said...

Island Pepperpot: Welcome! the pan is from Wilton. There is a link to it in my comment just above this one.

Midlife: Welcome! How did you find me? I'll make a visit for sure! Thanks for stopping by.

Elyse said...

Mmm, I love these muffins. They look so HUGE and delicious. Man, sometimes there's nothing better than a corn muffin, warm from the oven, with a bit of butter. Can't wait to try these!

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