36 Breakfast Muffins and Breads To Brighten Your Morning
Bakeshop Blueberry Muffins
Recipe: Bakeshop Blueberry Muffins
No need to drive to the bakery to get signature muffins. These homemade blueberry muffins are arguably better than the bakery.
Blueberry Streusel Muffins
Recipe: Blueberry Streusel Muffins
These berry-filled muffins are topped with a crumbly streusel.
Sweet Potato Muffins
Recipe: Sweet Potato Muffins
If you love pumpkin muffins then these are a must-try, healthier alternative.
Any-Berry Muffins with Cornmeal Streusel
This versatile recipe lets you add in any seasonal berry you'd like.
Pumpkin Spice Muffins
Recipe: Pumpkin Spice Muffins
A fall morning must, these pumpkin muffins are topped with a crumbly brown sugar mixture.
Lemon-Poppy Seed Muffins
Recipe: Lemon-Poppy Seed Muffins
Start your day with some zest! This Lemon-Poppy Seed Muffins recipe is just what your morning needs.
Bacon, Egg, and Cheese English Muffin Strata
Forget about a breakfast sandwhich. This loaded strata is all you’ll need for breakfast, with muffins already included.
Recipe: Chocolate-Pear Muffins
We could always use a chocolate fix, even in the morning. These decadent chocolate pear muffins certainly do the trick.
Snickerdoodle Doughnut Hole Muffins
These bite-sized snickerdoodle muffins are perfect for on the go. Plus, they're kid approved.
Carrot Cake Muffins
Recipe: Carrot Cake Muffins
Who knew carrots could be so tasty, especially in the morning?
Apple Crumb Muffins
Recipe: Apple Crumb Muffins
These sweet and soft apple crumb muffins will be your fall bake sale and on-the-go breakfast staples.
Sugar-and-Spice Apple Muffins
Recipe: Sugar-and-Spice Apple Muffins
These sugar-and-spice apple muffins will satisfy a sweet tooth at breakfast or with coffee or tea in the afternoon. "Sugar, spice, and everything nice" is a fitting saying for this soft treat.
Recipe: Apple Muffins
These tender apple muffins would be a day-making hostess, neighbor, or teacher gift this fall.
Caramelized Apple Toffee Muffins
Recipe: Caramelized Apple Toffee Muffins
These muffins emulate fall flavor, and the toffee bits create an ideal texture that’s both chewy and crunchy.
Recipe: Pumpkin Roll
Impress your guests with a spiced pumpkin cake roll that's filled with sweet cream cheese. Rolling up the cake is easy with these step-by-step instructions, plus, you can make it ahead and refrigerate it until you're ready to serve.
Lemon-Raspberry Muffins are great for breakfast or as an afternoon snack with coffee or tea. Serve them in a basket for a special touch.
- Recipe: Lemon-Raspberry Muffins
Lemon Tea Bread
Recipe: Lemon Tea Bread
This cake-like bread is drizzled with a sweet citrus glaze, and then sprinkled with grated lemon rind tossed with granulated sugar.
Cranberry-Orange Tea Bread Muffins
Recipe: Blueberry-Cinnamon Muffins
Fat-free buttermilk and a teaspoon of cinnamon take the traditional blueberry muffin recipe to the next level. Tip: To prevent berries from bleeding, toss them in flour, and then gently fold them into batter.
Recipe: Sausage-Cheese Muffins
Make these savory muffins for a flavorful addition to your breakfast or brunch standards. With only five ingredients, the hardest part is getting out of bed to enjoy them.
Recipe: Praline-Apple Bread
Sour cream is the secret to the rich, moist texture of this bread. There's no butter or oil in the batter―only in the glaze.
Brown Sugar-Banana Muffins
Recipe: Brown Sugar-Banana Muffins
These brown sugar-banana muffins are so yummy, it'll be hard to eat just one!
Morning Glory Muffins
Lightly spiced with the rich, moist flavor of carrot cake, Morning Glory Muffins are a tasty match for cream cheese and ginger preserves.
- Recipe: Morning Glory Muffins
Dried Cherry-Walnut Sweet Rolls
Dried Cherry-Walnut Sweet Rolls start with frozen bread dough. The end result is a sweet-and-tangy breakfast treat.
- Recipe: Dried Cherry-Walnut Sweet Rolls
Southern Soda Bread
Recipe: Southern Soda Bread
Southern Soda Bread is a twist on the Irish classic. Serve it warm from the oven with a cup of tea or to accompany a meal. We especially love it toasted and served with jam or honey butter.
Add a zing to your traditional cornbread muffin by adding tart cranberries to the homemade batter. This recipe is quick and delicious, making it perfect for a breakfast on-the-go or a sweet treat to round out your meal.
- Recipe: Cornmeal-Cranberry Muffins
Lightly toasted and slathered with butter, hearty Nut Bread makes a wonderful snack any time of the day.
- Recipe: Nut Bread
Recipe: Caramel-Apple Muffins
Sautéed apple slices baked beneath the batter turn these special muffins into miniature apple upside-down cakes. The same recipe also makes two luscious loaves of apple bread – perfect for fall picnics and tailgating.
Whole Wheat Date-Nut Bread
Recipe: Whole Wheat Date-Nut Bread
This bread has the hearty taste and texture of a fancy artisan bread yet stirs together in a matter of minutes. Baking soda, rather than yeast, gives rise to terrific flavor.
Enjoy the deep, rich flavor of homemade pumpernickel with this no-fail recipe. It can be prepared as round loaves, mini rolls, or loaded with crunchy and chewy fillings.
- Recipe: Pumpernickel Bread
Parmesan Cheese Muffins
Quick and easy Parmesan Cheese Muffins make a welcome addition to weeknight suppers.
- Recipe: Parmesan Cheese Muffins