Invite your friends over and enjoy a relaxing, leisurely brunch with this delicious, easy to make recipe that can be made in minutes! You can even make it for dessert!
Sweet Spiced Pear Muffins
*Serves 4 *Prep and Cook 20 mins
- 4 eggs, lightly beaten
- ¾ cup milk
- 1 tblsp caster sugar
- ¼ tsp ground nutmeg
- ¼ tsp ground cinnamon
- Pinch or ¹/8 tsp ground cloves
- 6 English muffins, split in half
- 60g unsalted butter, melted
- 3 tsps vegetable oil
- Greek yoghurt and sliced pear, to serve
- 1 cup frozen blueberries
- 2 tsps caster sugar
- ½ tsp vanilla bean paste
- Place eggs, milk, sugar and spices in a large bowl. Whisk until combined.
- Place muffin halves in a single layer in a shallow dish. Pour over egg mixture. Stand for 2 minutes. Turn over and stand for a further 2 minutes, or until soaked.
- Heat 1 tblsp of the butter with 1 tsp of the oil in a large, non-stick frying pan, over a medium heat, until butter starts to foam. Add four of the muffin halves. Cook for about 1½ minutes on each side, or until golden brown. Transfer to oven tray in a very slow oven (120C) to keep warm.
- Wipe pan clean with absorbent kitchen paper. Repeat process twice more with remaining butter, oil and muffin halves.
- Meanwhile, to make sauce, stir all ingredients and 1 tblsp water in a small saucepan over a medium heat until blueberries are tender.
- Cut muffins in half and serve with sauce, yoghurt and sliced pear.
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