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Glorious Apple Muffins

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Glorious Apple Muffins

Everyone loves a muffin, especially when it has apples and cinnamon.

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A scrumptious combination of sugar, spice and all things nice, these muffins are a sheer breakfast delight.

 

Cinnamon and orange juice infused muffins with the goodness of apples and pecan crunch add the perfect note to your morning coffee!

Cinnamon and orange juice infused muffins with the goodness of apples and pecan crunch add the perfect note to your morning coffee!

Ingredients

1½ cups self raising flour
Pinch salt
¾ tsp cinnamon powder
3/4 cup milk
6 tbsp brown sugar
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 egg, slightly beaten
1 apple, peeled and chopped
1 tbsp orange zest
3 tbsp orange juice
1/4 cup pecans

Apple Muffins

Directions

Preheat the oven to 180 C and line the muffin pan with liners.
Sift the flour with salt and cinnamon.
Whisk butter, orange zest and sugar.
Add the egg.
Add the flour and milk.
Stir in the apple, pecans and orange juice.
Divide the batter between 12 muffin cases.
Sprinkle some icing sugar, cinnamon and pecan bits on top.
Bake at 180 C for about 15 minutes or until risen and golden-brown.
Leave to cool for five minutes in the tin before serving warm or at room temperature.
Using a tea-strainer, dust with the icing sugar when serving to add a nice finish to them.

 

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Kick start your day with glorious apple muffins.

Kick start your day with glorious apple muffins.

 

An apple muffin a day...

An apple muffin a day…

 

APPLE MUFFIN

Makes 12 Muffins

Note: Don’t over-mix or your muffins will be tough.
Variation: You can add oatmeal/cinnamon streusel topping or replace pecan bits with cranberries.

(Adapted from All Recipes)

 

 

 

 

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About spicerack

Full time granny, arts enthusiast, compulsive baker and a freelance writer! Practically a nomad, living out of my suitcase literally! Based in Kuwait, New Delhi, and San Diego!

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