Searching for the ultimate bran muffin: Home Style Bran Muffins

Home Style Bran Muffins
My mum made the best bran muffins I have ever tasted – moist muffins with plump raisins, utterly …… well I was going to describe them as unctuous as unctuous goes so well with utterly but I thought I should make sure the word meant what I thought it meant. Turns out not…. the muffins are not smooth, slippery or glib, nor do they have false earnestness. I’ll have to retire unctuous as a description for food but the muffins were utterly nectarous doesn’t have quite the same ring to it. Continue reading