Apple Butter Filled Spiced Muffins

Cassie *


I love apple butter & so I incorporated the apple butter into another recipe I've been making for years, and they turned out delicious! I hope you try them sometime...Yum!


★★★★★ 3 votes

10 Min
25 Min


  • 1/2 c
  • 1 1/4 tsp
    ground, cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground, nutmeg
  • 1/4 tsp
    allspice, ground
  • 1/2 c
    chopped pecans or walnuts
  • 2 c
  • 2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1 c
  • 1/4 c
    vegetable oil
  • 1
  • 1/4 c
    apple butter

How to Make Apple Butter Filled Spiced Muffins


  1. Preheat oven to 400 F. Grease or line muffin cups, set aside...I used silicone cups.

    Combine sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and allspice in a small bowl.
  2. Mix 2 tablespoon sugar mixture with pecans & set aside.
  3. Add the flour, baking powder and salt to the remaining sugar mixture.
  4. In a small bowl, combine milk, oil and egg and mix until well blended.

    Stir this into the flour mixture and blend just until moistened.
  5. Spoon 1 tablespoon of batter into each muffin cup.
  6. Now, spoon 1 tsp apple butter into each cup. Spoon remaining batter over top of each muffin.
  7. Sprinkle each muffin with reserved pecan mixture evenly.
  8. Bake for 20 - 25 minutes or until golden brown and pick inserted in center comes out clean.

    Cool on wire rack.

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About Apple Butter Filled Spiced Muffins

Course/Dish: Muffins
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American

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