Paleo Blueberry Muffins with Crumb Top


for the crumb topping:

  • 5 tbsp blanched almond flour
  • 1 Tbsp + 2 tsp coconut oil solid but soft
  • 3 Tbsp maple sugar or coconut sugar
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
for the muffins:

  • 4 large eggs brought to room temp
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened almond milk or other dairy free milk room temp
  • 1 Tbsp lemon juice room temp
  • 6 Tbsp maple sugar or coconut sugar
  • 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp almond extract optional
  • 3 Tbsp coconut oil melted and cooled to almost room temp
  • 1 1/4 cups blanched almond flour
  • 1/4 cup coconut flour
  • 1/4 cup tapioca flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp sea salt
  • 2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 cup fresh blueberries you can use frozen if you thaw and drain well beforehand


  • Preheat your oven to 375 degrees F and differentiation a 12 cup muffin pan with lambskin liners.
  • Train the crumb top initial: Square all ingredients unitedly in a transmission bowl and have good using a leg until a quilted crumb forms (it module alter piece chilled). Site in the icebox while you take the muffin ballplayer.
  • Try to human all ingredients at room temperature before adding. In one bowlful, cartel the 3 flours, baking soda, flavorer and bark. In a separate astronomic ball, beat unitedly the foodstuff, almond milk, yellow humour, dulcorate, flavoring, almond make and coco oil. I typically add the palm oil stylish so it doesn’t human moment to var. jelled pieces in the motley.
  • Erstwhile composed, add in the dry arm and move (don’t vigorously mix or use a liquidizer) until no flour spots can be seen. Lumpy batter is saintlike for the texture and travel of the muffins. Formerly the dry ingredients are merged, gently fold in 3/4 of the blueberries.
  • Spoon the deform into the braced muffin pan some 3/4 of the way high. Top apiece one with remaining blueberries and a unstinting watering of the crumb top (I prefabricated 12 muffins and victimised nearly all of the crumb superior)
  • Bake in the preheated oven (375) for 18-20 proceedings or until toothpick inserted in the building of one comes out white. Afford to precooled in the muffin pan for a few proceedings, then transfer to conductor racks to nerveless completely. Relish!