Easy Homemade English Muffin Recipe

Here is a super easy-to-make English Muffin Recipe your family will love!
Easy Bread Machine English Muffin Recipe - This yummy recipe is super easy and so much better than store bought english muffins. WONDERFUL bread machine recipe.

Making English Muffins from Scratch

About 6 months ago our family cut out most artificial nonsense for our diets. That means if we want bread – we make it ourselves. One thing I really had a hankering for was an English Muffin, but I was intimidated about making these from scratch. English Muffins are actually super easy to make from scratch using a bread machine! This is just one of all recipes I've shared on this blog of our family tested recipes!

  

Bread Machine English Muffin Recipe

make english muffins using your bread machine
Into your bread machine add the following and set on “dough” cycle.
  • 1 1/2 cup milk (we get non homogenized full fat organic)
  • 2 TAB butter, melted
  • 1 egg
  • 4 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 1/2 teas salt
  • 2 1/4 teas yeast
  • 1/3 cup cornmeal
Now that your bread machine has done all the work for you over the past 1 1/2 hour it is time to bake.

coll out your cornmeal dough

Sprinkle some cornmeal on your work surface (adding extra flower will make them less soft in the inside!) and roll out your dough, making sure it is about 1/2” thick.

With a cookie cutter, glass, or a canning jar lid like we use cut out your English Muffins.

cook english muffins on griddle

On a griddle that has been preheated to 375 F, place your muffins and allow them to cook 10 minutes (they will get nice and golden brown).

almost done - they are smelling good!

Now flip over the English Muffins and let them cook an additional 10 minutes.

heaping plateful of yummy, ready to eat english muffins

Allow your English Muffins to cool.  The recipe makes about 12-15 muffins.

serve english muffins with butter or jam

Split them open with a fork and toast if desired. We like to eat them with some organic butter or homemade jam – Yum!
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Yield: 12-15 English Muffins

Easy Homemade English Muffin Recipe

prep time: 1 hour and 40 MINScook time: 20 MINStotal time: 1 hours and 60 mins
These super easy-to-make English Muffins taste way better than the store bought ones!

INGREDIENTS:


  • 1 1/2 cup milk
  • 2 TAB butter, melted
  • 1 egg
  • 4 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 1/2 teas salt
  • 2 1/4 teas yeast
  • 1/3 cup cornmeal

INSTRUCTIONS:


  1. Put all ingredients in your bread machine and set for the dough cycle. (Usually takes 1 1/2 hours)
  2. Sprinkle some cornmeal on your work surface (adding extra flower will make them less soft in the inside!) and roll out your dough, making sure it is about 1/2” thick.

    With a cookie cutter, glass, or a canning jar lid like we use cut out your English Muffins.
  3. On a griddle that has been preheated to 375 F, place your muffins and allow them to cook 10 minutes (they will get nice and golden brown). Flip over and cook another 10 minutes.
  4. Serve warm with butter or jam. Store in air tight container for up to 4 days.
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Beth Gorden
Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is a homeschooling mother of six who strives to enjoy every moment with her kids through hands-on learning, crafts, new experiences, and lots of playing together. Beth is also the creator and author of 123 Homeschool 4 Me where she shares 1000+ free printables, creative homeschool lessons, crafts, and other fun ideas to help preschool and homeschooling families have fun while learning and exploring together.