Brambly Hedge Kitchens

Recipes from our Brambly Hedge Kitchens for you to share and enjoy!

Apple, cheddar, walnut and sage muffins

As the days and nights get cooler, the mice start to think of comfort foods, especially those that will make the most of their seasonal produce.  These savoury muffins make a delicious light meal and are another way of using up those windfall apples…..


  • 150g self-raising flour
  • 40g softened butter
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 50g caster sugar
  • 50g grated cheddar cheese
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cooking apple, cored, peeled and cut into small chunks
  • 1 heaped teaspoon chopped sage
  • A handful chopped walnuts
  • a pinch of salt