Betty Crocker Picture Cookbook (copyright 1950)
- 1 egg
- 1/2 cup milk
- 1/4 cup vegetable oil
- 1 1/2 cups flour
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 2 tsp baking powder
- 1/2 tsp salt
400 Degrees for 20-25 min (Yields about 12 medium-sized muffins)
Mix together dry ingredients. Then add oil, egg and milk just until blended. Fill greased muffin cups 2/3 full. Bake until golden brown
If making Apple muffins: Add 1/2 tsp cinnamon to dry ingredients and 1 cup grated raw apple with wet ingredients. Sprinkle top with mixture of 1/3 cup brown sugar and 1/2 tsp cinnamon before baking.
If making Blueberry muffins: Add 1 cup blueberries to mixture. Sprinkle with sugar before baking.