Spiced Apple Cranberry Muffins

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Carol Donald

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@oldiesgal

After shovelling the driveway for the 4th time these yummy muffins were a great treat.

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Serves:
12
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
ground cinnamon, cloves, ginger, nutmeg for filling
1/2 c
brown sugar, lightly packed for filling
2/3 c
brown sugar
2 large
eggs
1/2 c
butter softened
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
1 3/4 tsp
baking powder
1/2 c
milk
1/4 c
white wine or apple juice (optional)
4 medium
apples peeled and chopped
8 oz
cranberries fresh or frozen
1/3 c
butter to fry apples & cranberries in pan

How to Make Spiced Apple Cranberry Muffins

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees
    Grease and flour 12 muffin cup tin
  • 2Mix brown sugar and spices together in a bowl and set aside
    Peel and chop the apples and and put into the fry pan with the butter, brown sugar and white wine or apple juice. Heat on medium and stir until softened then add the cranberries. Beat white sugar and butter together until smooth and creamy
  • 3Beat sugar and butter together until smooth and creamy.
  • 4Beat in eggs 1 at a time and add vanilla
    Combine flour and baking powder together in another bowl and stir into creamed butter mixture
  • 5Mix milk into batter until smooth
    Pour half the batter into muffin cups
    Add half the apples and half the cinnamon mixture
    Lightly pat the apple and cinnamon mixture into the batter
  • 6Pour the remaining batter over the apple layer
    Top with remaining apples and add more brown sugar mixture
    Bake for 30 - 40 minutes

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About Spiced Apple Cranberry Muffins

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




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