Print Recipe
3.79 from 19 votes

Buttermilk Raisin Bran Muffins

Add optional favorite ingredients such as nuts, chocolate chips, raisins, cranberries, blueberries, or coconut. Drizzle with honey! The buttermilk batter can remain in the refrigerator for up to 6 weeks!
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time40 mins
Servings: 4 dozen


  • 5 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 cups sugar
  • 5 tsp. baking soda
  • 1 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 7 1/2 cups 15 oz POST Natural Raisin Bran cereal
  • 1 quart buttemilk
  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • 4 eggs beaten
  • Optional ingredients: cranberries blueberries, raisins, currants, nuts, and even chocolate chips.
  • Honey for drizzling


  • Blend flour, sugar, baking soda and salt in a large mixing bowl. Stir in the cereal.
  • Add buttermilk, oil, and eggs, and blend until dry ingredients are moistened. Do not stir batter again. (Mixture may be stored, covered, in a nonmetal bowl in refrigerator for up to 6 weeks:)
  • With each batch, add your favorite optional ingredients: cranberries, blueberries, raisins, currants, nuts, and even chocolate chips.
  • Fill greased muffin pans 2/3 full. Bake at 400 degrees for 15-20 minutes.
  • Optional: Drizzle the top of muffins with butter, or butter and sprinkled cinnamon and sugar - before baking. OR, when hot out of the oven, drizzle with honey.