This easy basic sour cream muffin recipe is delicious on it’s own, but is a jumping off point for all kinds of fun muffins.
I believe everyone should have an arsenal of basic recipes that become jumping off points for other more advanced recipes.
I love this basic sour cream muffin recipe for exactly that reason. I can change it up and do what I want to it to get a whole slew of different recipes from one basic muffin recipe.
While this recipe is delicious all on its own, especially with butter, jelly or honey; it’s a great recipe to add to and make into your own delicious recipe.
Can I add an ingredient to this basic sour cream muffin recipe?
Yes! Of course you can! I have tweaked this recipe several times and made all kinds of different muffins with it. One of our absolute favorites is these Lemon Sour Cream Muffins.
However, you can add chocolate chips, nuts, fruits, spices and herbs to make it completely your own.
I also really love making it into a more savory recipe by reducing the sugar a bit and adding some fresh herbs for great flavor.
This is easily my favorite go-to recipe for a basic sour cream muffin. It’s has a deliciously moist, soft crumb and is super easy to whip up.
Can I freeze muffins?
Usually a muffin can be frozen without any issue. This recipe is super easy to freeze, and still retains its flavor and freshness when reheated.
When you want one, simply pop one into the microwave wrapped in a loose paper towel for about 1 minute. Microwave temperatures may very slightly, so adjust accordingly.
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Nicole Cook is the owner/editor of Daily Dish Recipes, a lifestyle blog with an emphasis on food/cooking/cocktails and much more.
She calls the Midwest home – Missouri to be exact. Coffee is her go-to drink, music is her vice and she is endlessly tethered with devices to her online world. She loves all things planner, lives for her great big family and loves her pets endlessly!
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