Crumpets or English Muffins | How to make Crumpets or English Muffinsby BetterButter EditorialCreated on 11th Aug 2015

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Crumpets or English Muffinsby BetterButter Editorial
  • Crumpets or English Muffins | How to make Crumpets or English Muffins (92 likes)

  • By BetterButter Editorial
    Created on 11th Aug 2015

About Crumpets or English Muffins

Ever read an Enid Blyton? If you have you know everyone has crumpets for breakfast. Called Scottish Pancakes or English Muffins, these yeasted fried bread, are eaten both with savoury and sweet toppings.

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time70mins
  • Serves6People
Crumpets or English Muffins


  • 225 grams all purpose flour or maida
  • 1 sachet or 7 grams dry active yeast
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 150 ml luke warm milk
  • 150 ml warm water
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • butter for greasing the pan


  1. 1. Mix the milk and the sugar together. Keep aside
  2. 2. Sift the flour and the salt together. Add the yeast to it. Pour in the milk and stir well till mixed. Cover.
  3. 3. Keep this mixture aside for atleast 30 minutes to an hour in a warm spot until bubbles appear.
  4. 4. Now, mix the warm water with the baking soda, let it bubble. Knock the air out of the flour mix and add the soda water solution to this mixture. Mix well. Keep aside for an additional 30 minutes.
  5. 5. Heat a pan with a little butter. Set out the ring moulds for the crumpets. Pour enough batter so that the crumpets come to about half the ring. Fry on gentle heat for 8 to 10 minutes on either side.
  6. 6. Serve with a sprinkling of icing sugar and clotted cream and fruit of your choice.
My Tip: You can make Eggs Benedict using this recipe for the crumpets
  • Sonal sons7 months ago

    hi.. the ring moulds are very easily available. I checked at Amazon . I hv ordered them and then I'll definitely try this recipe

  • Sonal sons8 months ago

    OK...are ring moulds available in the market easily?

  • Ruchira Hoon8 months ago

    it'll spread completely without a ring mould. If you're ok with that, then why not!

  • Sonal sons8 months ago

    can we do this without using the ring mould as I don't have it?

  • Sonal sons8 months ago

    Enid Blyton is my favourite author till date!!! and yes I used to wonder how crumpets and scones look thank you for providing this recipe BB