Sweet Butter / Filling (for Corn Muffins)

Colleen Sowa

By
@colleenlucky7

This is a tradition for us every Halloween. We take these to church for the Chili Dinner before the kids "Trunk or Treat" event.
Trunk or Treat is what we "Mormons" do with our families, we fill the parking lot with the trunk end of the vehicles facing each other, then the children go from car trunk to car trunk in costumes to Trunk or Treat!

Like I said, first we all eat... Chili and corn breads and other goodies. We always bring this recipe, and it really makes an ordinary corn muffin into a real treat!

Hope you try this and love it as much as we do!

Play With Your Food! xo


Featured Pinch Tips Video

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
100 or more muffins
Prep:
45 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

CORN MUFFINS

make your favorite corn muffin recipe, buy some from the bakery or use a box mix

BUTTER / FILLING

2 stick
butter (no margarine), room temperature
2 pkg
cream cheese, room temperature
1/2 c
honey
3 - 4 c
powdered sugar (sifted)

OPTIONAL:

halloween decorations
cup cake carriers or boxes

Step-By-Step

Step 1 Direction Photo

1Mix together your favorite recipe for corn muffins.

Step 2 Direction Photo

2Put Halloween cup cake liners in pan.

Step 3 Direction Photo

3Fill Halloween cup cake liners 3/4 full with batter and bake according to recipe directions.

Step 4 Direction Photo

4Cool corn muffins and put into a carrier or box until ready to fill and top.

Step 5 Direction Photo

5Cream Cheese at room temperature in a mixing bowl.

Step 6 Direction Photo

6Add room temperature Butter to mixing bowl and cream together well.

Step 7 Direction Photo

7Add Honey and mix together well.

Step 8 Direction Photo

8Slowly add Powdered Sugar until thick like frosting.
You may add a bit of water or honey if needed.

Step 9 Direction Photo

9When this cream cheese / butter mixture is ready, Load a cookie press or pastry bag with a large star tip.

Step 10 Direction Photo

10Push the tip into each muffin to inject the filling. As you pull the tip out of muffin, keep pressing filling out making a swirl on top of muffin.

Step 11 Direction Photo

11Place a Halloween decoration on top. I get the cupcake liners and decorations in one package at the Dollar Tree store.

Step 12 Direction Photo

12I like to put a few different kinds of decorations on top because they are so cute!

Step 13 Direction Photo

13Put the carrier lids on when the finished muffins are ready to be set aside.

Step 14 Direction Photo

14I buy the carriers at the Dollar Store... and we use a lot of them... this is just one stack.
Then we are safe to travel to church or picnics.

We make this on other occasions and holidays, and we use this for other recipes too.

About this Recipe