Fig and Orange Muffins

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The Secret of Spice: Recipes and ideas to help you live longer, look younger and feel your very best

By Tonia Buxton

Published 2019

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Figs are my favourite fruit and I love using them in sweet and savoury dishes. These spicy little muffins are wonderful for breakfast or with afternoon coffee.


  • 175 g unsalted butter, softened
  • 100 g golden caster sugar
  • 4


Preheat the oven to 180°C/350°F/Gas Mark 4. Line 8 holes of a deep muffin tin with paper or silicon muffin cases.

Using an electric whisk, beat the butter and sugar together in a large bowl until pale and fluffy. Add the eggs a little at a time, with 1 tbsp of the flour after e