Delightful Apple Cinnamon Streusel Muffins
Picture yourself in a cozy kitchen, the air filled with the irresistible aroma of freshly baked Delightful Apple Cinnamon Streusel Muffins. These muffins are the embodiment of comfort and warmth, a perfect blend of sweet apples, fragrant cinnamon, and a heavenly streusel topping. Whether you’re looking to surprise your family on a lazy Sunday morning or impress guests at a brunch gathering, these muffins will undoubtedly steal the show.
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1/2 cup granulated sugar
- 1/2 cup brown sugar
- 2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 cup unsalted butter, melted
- 1 cup milk
- 1 large egg
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 1/2 cups diced apples
- 1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional)
- Preheat the oven to 375°F (190°C) and line a muffin tin with paper liners.
- In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, granulated sugar, brown sugar, baking powder, cinnamon, and salt.
- In another bowl, mix the melted butter, milk, egg, and vanilla extract until well combined.
- Add the wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and gently fold until just combined.
- Gently fold in the diced apples and chopped nuts, if using.
- Divide the batter evenly among the muffin cups, filling each about two-thirds full.
- Prepare the streusel topping by mixing flour, brown sugar, cinnamon, and melted butter until crumbly. Sprinkle it over the muffin batter.
- Bake for 18-20 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
- Allow the muffins to cool in the tin for a few minutes before transferring them to a wire rack to cool completely.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 12 muffins
These Delightful Apple Cinnamon Streusel Muffins are a delightful blend of sweet apples, warm cinnamon, and a buttery streusel topping. Perfect for a cozy breakfast or brunch.
Nutrition information: Calories: 240 | Total Fat: 10g | Carbohydrates: 35g | Protein: 4g
Picture yourself savoring each bite of these heavenly muffins, the softness of the apples contrasting with the crunch of the streusel. With a cup of steaming coffee or tea, these muffins become a little piece of paradise on your plate. So, gather your ingredients and let the aroma of cinnamon and apples fill your kitchen as you embark on a baking adventure that promises pure delight.