These muffins are so good and perfect for the spring, which will be here before we know it.
1/3 cup butter or margarine
1/2 cup sugar
1 tablespoon grated orange peel
1/2 cup orange juice
1/4 cup milk
2 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
Place butter and sugar in large bowl. blend using a mixer. Add orange peel, orange juice, egg, and milk. Mix for 30 seconds.
Combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt and add to orange mixture. Mix for 15 seconds or just until moistened. Do not overbeat.
Fill greased muffin tins two-thirds full. Bake at 400F for 17-20 minutes.
This is my favorite muffin recipe. Enjoy!