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Simple Lemon Muffins Recipe With 4 Ingredients

Have you ever tried Lemon Muffins? This Lemon Muffins Recipe is a delicious citrus flavored treat that the whole family will love! You only need 4 ingredients!

What are lemon muffins?

Lemon muffins are a type of quick bread that is made with lemon juice and zest. They are often baked in a muffin tin and can be served for breakfast or dessert. Grab you muffin tins and let’s make this amazing lemon muffin recipe!

These lemon muffins are perfect for any occasion! You can serve this easy recipe for breakfast with a cup of coffee, or as a dessert with a scoop of ice cream. Either way, they are sure to be a hit!

Do you have a favorite lemon recipe? Share it in the comments below!

Where can you serve these lemon muffins?

Serve these lemon muffins at your next brunch or breakfast! They would also be perfect for a baby shower, bridal shower, or any other type of party.

How long do lemon muffins last?

Lemon muffins will last for 2-3 days if stored in an airtight container. If you want them to last longer, you can freeze them for up to 3 months.

What is your favorite muffin flavor?

Lemon poppyseed is my favorite! I love the combination of the tart lemon flavor with the sweetness of the poppy seeds.

This amazing lemon muffins recipe are made with lemon cake mix and a few simple ingredients.

Check out the full list of ingredients!

Lemon Muffins Easy Ingredients

1 Box Lemon Cake Mix 
1/2 Cup Melted Butter 
3 Eggs
1/2 Cup of Milk 
Sugar (optional garnish) 

Since the lemon flavoring is inside of the lemon cake mix then you won’t need fresh lemon juice, lemon zest, lemon extract or a whole lemon to make these easy lemon muffins. You also won’t need any sour cream, lemon peel or almond milk for these fluffy muffins.

This simple recipe has a great flavor and make the perfect lemon muffin. They are sooo good and the whole house will love this bakery-style muffin recipe. They are a great breakfast treat or these delicious muffins can be served with powdered sugar for a light snack.

Super basic ingredients are used for these moist lemon muffins. Lemon lovers will enjoy this great recipe! Be sure to use a ice cream scoop to fill the muffin liners in the muffin pan for the best results so that muffin tops rise perfectly.

The next time you are looking for the perfect lemon recipes with a yummy lemon taste be sure to try these delicious treats!

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Simple Lemon Muffins Recipe With 4 Ingredients
Yield: 12 muffins

Simple Lemon Muffins Recipe With 4 Ingredients

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 35 minutes

These super easy lemon muffins are so good and you only need 4 ingredients!


  • 1 Box Lemon Cake Mix
  • 1/2 Cup Melted Butter
  • 3 Eggs
  • 1/2 Cup Milk
  • Sugar (optional garnish)


  1. Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Line muffin pan with cupcake liners.
  3. In a large mixing bowl, combine cake mix, eggs, milk & butter.
  4. Scoop the batter into the muffin tin. 
  5. Sprinkle a little sugar on top of each muffin (optional).
  6. Bake for 15-20 minutes or until a tooth pick comes out clean.
  7. Serve & enjoy. 

Nutrition Information



Serving Size


Amount Per Serving Calories 511Total Fat 21gSaturated Fat 12gTrans Fat 1gUnsaturated Fat 7gCholesterol 135mgSodium 802mgCarbohydrates 73gFiber 1gSugar 40gProtein 7g

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