Strawberry and Banana Muffins

Strawberry and Banana Muffins

Fresh British strawberries are in season, grab a punnet and get baking. Why not start with these scrumptious strawberry and banana muffins?


  1. 1

    Preheat the oven to 190ºC/375ºF/Gas 5.

  2. 2

    Sieve together the flour, baking powder, bicarbonate and a pinch of salt into a large bowl.

  3. 3

    In another bowl mix together the sugar, yogurt, melted butter and beaten eggs.

  4. 4

    Pour the wet ingredients into the dry and mix gently. Half way through mixing add the banana and strawberries – do not over mix.

  5. 5

    Divide the mixture between 12 paper cases in a muffin tray.

  6. 6

    Bake for 15-20 minutes, until golden.

  7. 7

    Leave to cool on a rack.


  • 325g plain flour
  • 1 tbsp baking powder
  • ½ tsp bicarbonate of soda
  • 175g caster sugar
  • 250g natural yogurt
  • 100g butter, unsalted
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 large banana
  • 150g strawberries, green tops removed, and sliced

Makes 12

Total time required 40 mins

  • Preparation time: 20 mins
  • Cooking time: 20 mins