Bakery Style Lemon Blueberry Muffins Recipe

Bakery Style Lemon Blueberry Muffins Recipe

How To Make Bakery Style Lemon Blueberry Muffins

These lemon blueberry muffins are so irresistible. It is so fluffy and moist with a buttery topping and a drizzle of flavorful sweet lemon glaze on top.

Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 20 minutes
Total: 40 minutes



  • cupsall-purpose flour
  • 1tspbaking powder
  • ½tspbaking soda
  • ½tspsalt
  • 1cupgranulated sugar
  • 2tbsplemon zest
  • 4tbspbuttersoftened
  • 4tbspvegetable oildivided
  • 2largeeggs
  • ½cupbuttermilk
  • ½cupsour cream
  • 3tbspfresh lemon juice
  • 1⅔cupsfresh blueberries

For Topping:

  • tbspsparkling sugaror raw sugar


  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Line a 12-cup muffin pan with paper liners.

  2. In a mixing bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt for 20 seconds. Set aside.

  3. Add sugar to the bowl of an electric stand mixer, add lemon zest mix with a paddle attachment for 15 seconds.

  4. Add butter and 1 Tbsp vegetable oil then whip the mixture until pale and fluffy. Mix in remaining vegetable oil.

  5. Blend in eggs one at a time. Remove bowl from the stand mixer.

  6. In a bowl or liquid measuring cup, whisk together buttermilk, sour cream, and lemon juice.

  7. Add 1/3 of the flour mixture to the butter mixture and fold until nearly combined, then add 1/2 of the buttermilk mixture and fold until nearly combined.

  8. Repeat process with flour and buttermilk mixtures once more. Fold in the last 1/3 of the flour mixture until nearly combined.

  9. Fold in blueberries.

  10. Divide batter among paper-lined muffin cups filling each cup heaped full. If using sanding sugar, sprinkle evenly over tops of muffins.

  11. Bake in preheated oven 8 minutes then reduce oven temperature to 400 degrees F and continue to bake for 10 to 13 minutes longer until toothpick inserted into center comes out free of batter.

  12. Remove from muffin pan and cool on a wire rack. Store muffins in an airtight container.


  • Calories: 288.25kcal
  • Fat: 11.61g
  • Saturated Fat: 4.20g
  • Trans Fat: 0.19g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 5.20g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1.32g
  • Carbohydrates: 42.42g
  • Fiber: 1.31g
  • Sugar: 21.25g
  • Protein: 4.49g
  • Cholesterol: 46.57mg
  • Sodium: 216.85mg
  • Calcium: 63.37mg
  • Potassium: 91.19mg
  • Iron: 1.50mg
  • Vitamin A: 64.65µg
  • Vitamin C: 4.95mg
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