The last time we bought strawberries and made the preparado I had a few remaining. Having talked about liking the looks sometimes you will agree the fruit can be too sour to eat with out a dip or ice cream. I decided we needed more variety so made some muffins.
Strawberry-Bite sized pieces- 1 1/4cup
Butter- 1/2 cup
Granulated Sugar- 1/2 cup/to your liking
Brown sugar- 1/4 cup
Milk- 1/2 cup
Pure Vanilla extract- 1 tsp
Flour- 2 1/4 cup
Baking Powder- 1 1/4 tsp
Baking soda- 1/4 tsp
Cinnamon- 1 tsp
Salt- a pinch
1.Hull and cut the strawberries into bite sized pieces and keep them foe 10-15 minutes to dry up a bit, so that it won't get too mushy when mixed with the flour.
2.Preheat the oven to 375 degree F.
3.Line or grease the muffin pans. This measurement will give you ~18 standard size muffins.
4.Whisk together the flour,Cinnamon, Baking powder,Baking soda and salt.
5.Beat the butter and sugar until smooth.beat in the eggs. Do not over beat them.
6.Add the vanilla extract and milk, beat to mix in.
7.Throw in the strawberry pices into the flour and toss them to get coated with the flour.
8.Add this flour mixture to the wet mixture and beat at low speed to mix in/gently fold in using a spatula.
9.Mix all the flour mixture like this, scrapping the sides if necessary.
10.Spoon into the prepared muffin pans till 3/4th and bake.
11.Bake for 16-18 minutes or until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.