Apple Pie Muffins


Yesterday in my "Blue & Mosaic Monday" post I featured my cheese dome and I had a few Apple Pie Muffins in the picture. I said I would post the recipe today. And that's what I am doing. First, I have to give my mom credit for the recipe. I don't know where she found it but, I am glad she did. I LOVE these muffins! They are just perfect. Not too sweet.

Apple Pie Muffins (makes about 2 dozen if you use cupcake tins)

Ingredients:

1/2 cup softened butter
1 cup of sugar
1/4 cup buttermilk or sour milk
2 tsp. baking powder
2 eggs
1 tsp vanilla
2 cups flour
1/2 tsp. salt
2 cups shredded apples (about 4 medium sized ones)
1 cup chopped walnuts (or pecans)
1/2 cup raisins
1 tsp. apple pie spice (or pumpkin pie spice)

Topping:
1 cup brown sugar
6 T flour
4 T soft butter
2/3 cup chopped nuts


Preheat oven to 350 degrees

1) prep muffin tins (either use paper cups or spray)

2) In large bowl beat butter, sugar, buttermilk, eggs ans vanilla until smooth

3) In different bowl, mix the flour, salt and apple pie spice

4.) Slowly mix both bowls together.

5) Stir in raisins, apples and nuts.

6) Spoon into muffin tins about 2/3 full

7) Add 1 T of the topping mix to each muffin.

Bake 55-60 minutes.



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10 comments :

  1. Those sound yummy! They would be great on Cupcake Tuesday, come on over and link up if you would like.
    ~Liz

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  2. These sound yummy. Would love to have one with a cup of coffee right now!

    Christi

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  3. GREAT!!! muffins. I really like the idea of the topping on these YUMMY!!! muffins. THANKS!!! Geri

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  4. I love apple pie! I bet they are GREAT in cupcake form:-)

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  5. Interesting that you shred instead of chopping the apples. . .

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  6. Those look fabulous! I know what I'm doing with some of the 10 pounds of apples I picked yesterday. :-)

    Thanks for sharing with TATT!

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  7. These look really good. The apple harvest is in full swing here, so I will definitely have to give these a go. Come share a slow cooker favorite for Crock Pot Wednesday whenever you get a chance.

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  8. Delish... I love a good apple muffin!

    :)
    ButterYum

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  9. Thanks for sharing these. I think I will make up a batch this weekend as I have some freshly harvested apples on hand. Nothing says Fall more than apples and pumpkins. I would love for you to particiapte in Crock Pot Wednesday.

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  10. ummm...these sound delicious. and....I LOVE your cheese dome...:)

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