Apple Cinnamon Fall Harvest Muffins
When autumn arrives, and the air becomes crisp, there’s nothing quite like the aroma of freshly baked Apple Cinnamon Fall Harvest Muffins wafting through your kitchen. These delightful muffins perfectly capture the essence of the season, blending the warmth of cinnamon and the sweetness of apples into a heavenly treat.
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1/2 cup granulated sugar
- 2 tsp baking powder
- 1/2 tsp baking soda
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 1 tsp ground cinnamon
- 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg
- 1/2 cup unsalted butter, melted
- 2 large eggs
- 1 cup buttermilk
- 2 cups diced apples (peeled and cored)
- 1/2 cup chopped walnuts (optional)
- Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C) and line a muffin tin with paper liners.
- In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, and nutmeg.
- In another bowl, mix the melted butter, eggs, and buttermilk until well combined.
- Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and stir until just combined.
- Gently fold in the diced apples and chopped walnuts (if using).
- Fill each muffin cup about two-thirds full with the batter.
- Bake for 20-25 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of a muffin comes out clean.
- Allow the muffins to cool in the pan for a few minutes before transferring them to a wire rack to cool completely.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 12 muffins
These Apple Cinnamon Fall Harvest Muffins are the perfect way to embrace the flavors of autumn. They are moist, tender, and filled with the goodness of fresh apples and warm spices. Enjoy them for breakfast or as a snack with a cup of hot tea or coffee. The optional addition of walnuts adds a delightful crunch to every bite. Make a batch today and savor the taste of the season!
Nutrition Information (per muffin): Calories: 210, Fat: 9g, Carbohydrates: 29g, Sugar: 13g, Fiber: 1g, Protein: 4g
When you bite into one of these muffins, you’ll be transported to a cozy autumn day, surrounded by the vibrant colors of fall foliage. Share them with family and friends, and let the flavors of Apple Cinnamon Fall Harvest Muffins fill your home with joy this season.