Savoury Homemade Vegan Muffins Recipe

Savoury Homemade Muffins Recipe

Looking for a savoury homemade vegan muffins recipe for easy entertaining this weekend? Try these amazing healthy & tasty cornflour muffins!

When it comes to baking, cornflour gives structure to your baked goods as well as an earthy, robust flavour. On the other hand, wheat flour gives that elastic, hearty texture and unique flavour to the dough.

Combine flours with carbonated water to help your muffins rise better, which results in a perfect, fluffy texture.

Savoury Muffins With Green Olives

Rustic Cornbread Muffins – Two Flavours

Perfect as a starter or midweek snack, this rustic cornbread muffins recipe is easy to make and fun to eat.
If you are cutting out bread to lose weight or eat healthier, try these tasty muffins.
Cornflour can eliminate inflammation-causing compounds from your diet, resulting in a healthier gut.
It also reduces constipation, improves bone health, and promotes healthy body weight.
Use different add-ins and you will never get bored of these delicious baked goodies.
Trust me, you’ll never make muffins another way again!
Find out why!
5 from 4 votes
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 35 minutes
Course Appetizer, Breakfast, Snack
Cuisine American
Servings 6
Calories 327 kcal


  • Muffin Tray
  • Muffin Tray Liners
  • 2 Large Bowls
  • Spoon
  • Toothpick


  • 1 cup cornflour
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon table salt
  • A pinch of granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup canola oil
  • 1 ½ cups carbonated water
  • 2 ounces canned olives pitted and sliced
  • 2 tablespoons roasted red pepper paste
  • Sesame seed, cumin seeds, dried oregano for garnish (optional)


  • Start by preheating your oven to 200 degrees C. Line a muffin tray with paper muffin liners. (If you do not have muffin liners, you can also brush them with cooking oil).
  • In a large bowl, thoroughly combine cornflour, all-purpose flour, baking powder, salt, and sugar. Gradually, add canola oil and water, stirring continuously to combine well.
  • Divide the batter into two bowls; add the olives to the first bowl; add roasted red pepper paste to the other bowl. Stir to combine.
  • Spoon the batter into the prepared muffin cups. Sprinkle with seeds and spices, if using.
  • Bake your muffins in the preheated oven for about 35 minutes, until a toothpick inserted into the centre of your muffin comes out dry and clean.


To store, wrap your muffins well or store them in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 2 days. They will last in your refrigerator for up to a week.


Serving: 143gCalories: 327kcalCarbohydrates: 32.6gProtein: 3.9gFat: 20.5g
Keyword Cornbread, Cornflour, Healthy, Homemade, Muffins, Rustic, Tasty
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