Vanilla Muffins Ala Peabody Hotel
  • 8 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 4 cups flour
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 2 cups milk
  • 2 tablespoons baking powder
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  1. Beat sugar and eggs together. Add remaining ingredients. Mix all ingredients thoroughly. Spoon into greased or paper lined muffin tins and bake at 400° for 20 minutes.
  2. Makes about 2 dozen.
  3. I up the vanilla extract by a tablespoon and use 1 cup milk and 1 cup heavy cream. Mine are a bit heavier but their moistness can't be beat!!!
The Peabody Hotel here in Memphis, TN, serves the best warm vanilla muffins (no glaze or frosting needed)!