a delicious, oaty, berry-filled, streusel-topped, gluten-free muffin. perfect for a sunday brunch. or any day of the week.
Blueberry Oat Muffins
1/2 cup rolled oats, certified gluten-free
1 cup buttermilk
1/2 cup canola oil
2 large eggs
1/2 cup sugar
1 2/3 cups gluten-free all-purpose flour (i used King Arthur brand)
2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 cups fresh blueberries
2/3 cup gluten-free all-purpose flour (once again, King Arthur)
2/3 cup dark brown sugar
1/3 cup rolled oats, certified gluten-free
6 tablespoons butter, chilled and cut into small pieces
1. Combine oats and buttermilk in a medium bowl, and let sit for 30 minutes.
2. Preheat oven to 350`. Add oil, eggs and sugar to oat mixture; beat for 1 minute. Combine flour, baking powder, cinnamon, baking soda and salt in a medium bowl. Add flour mixture to egg mixture and stir until combine. Fold berries into batter. Spoon batter into muffin cups coated with cooking spray to 3/4-full.
3. In a small bowl combine 2/3 cup flour, sugar and oats. Mix in butter with fingers or a pastry cutter until mixture resembles coarse meal. Sprinkle mixture over batter. Bake at 350` for 30 minutes, or until done.
Yield: 12 muffins.