Lemon Blueberry Muffins

contributed by Shawna Hawkins

1/2 cup softened butter
1 cup sugar
2 eggs
1/2 cup 2% or whole milk
2 tablespoons lemon juice
2 teaspoons lemon zest

2 cups flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
Dash of salt
2 cups fresh or frozen blueberries or raspberries

In a large bowl cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each one. Beat in milk, lemon juice and zest. Combine flour, baking powder and salt then add to creamed mixture until just moistened. Fold in Blueberries.

Fill 12 paper lined muffin cups and bake at 400 for 25 minutes.

You can sprinkle with more sugar before baking or glaze after if you like.

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