Apple Crumb Muffins.  Light and fluffy bakery style muffins loaded up with bits of fresh apple and spiced with a hint of cinnamon.  All topped off with a delicate brown sugar crumble. 

Apple Crumb Muffins

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Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Servings 12
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Apple Crumb Muffins. Light and fluffy bakery style muffins loaded up with bits of fresh apple and spiced with a hint of cinnamon. All topped off with a delicate brown sugar crumble.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter at room temperature
  • 1 cup light brown sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 2 cups fresh chopped granny smith apple
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

!Crumb Topping

  • 1/3 cup light brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 2/3 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/3 cup unsalted butter melted

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Line a regular size muffin tin with liners and set aside.
  2. In a medium size bowl add the butter and light brown sugar. Mix until combined. Stir in the eggs and vanilla extract. Add in the flour, salt, baking powder, and cinnamon. Mix until well combined. Stir in the milk. Then fold in the apple chunks.
  3. Spoon the muffin batter into the muffin liners until they are about 3/4 full. Will make 12 muffins.
  4. In a small bowl combine the ingredients for the topping, stir together the light brown sugar, cinnamon and flour. Pour in the melted butter and stir until crumbles form.
  5. Sprinkle a spoonful of the crumbs onto the tops of the muffins.
  6. Bake at 375 for about 30-35 minutes, until tops are golden and a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
  7. Allow to cool in the tin for about 5 minutes, then remove to continue cooling. Serve and enjoy! Muffins will store in a sealed container for about 3 days.
Nutrition Facts
Apple Crumb Muffins
Amount Per Serving
Calories 259 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Fat 6g9%
Saturated Fat 4g20%
Cholesterol 42mg14%
Sodium 120mg5%
Potassium 153mg4%
Carbohydrates 46g15%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 24g27%
Protein 4g8%
Vitamin A 215IU4%
Calcium 74mg7%
Iron 1.6mg9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.