Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Best Ever Apple Pie Muffins...

and they really really are...

when you have a bowl that looks like this...

its time to make these...

-best ever apple pie muffins-
from recipezaar

1/2 cup firmly packed
brown sugar
1/3 cup
all-purpose flour
1/4 cup
unsalted butter, melted
1 teaspoon
1 1/2 cups firmly packed
brown sugar
2/3 cup vegetable oil
1 1/2 teaspoons
2 1/2 cups
all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon
baking soda
1/4 teaspoon
1 cup
2 cups diced peeled firm
tart apples (such as Spy, Granny Smith)

-Topping: In a small bowl toss together sugar, flour, butter and cinnamon until crumbly; set aside.
-Muffins: In a large bowl whisk together brown sugar, oil, egg and vanilla until smooth.
-In a separate bowl, sift together flour, soda and salt.
-Stir oil mixture into flour mixture alternately with buttermilk.
-Fold in apples, mixing just until combined.
-Spoon into greased muffin cups filling 3/4 full.
-Sprinkle topping over evenly.
-Bake at 350°F for 25-30 minutes or until golden brown and tops spring back.

and then you get to eat these

I thought they smelled my house up like fall and something wonderfull, and will definetly be an October treat for years to come.


Fairlightday said...

These look delicious, I have a bowl full of apples that desperately need something done with them, and Olivia is begging for muffins for breakfast. Hum....wonder what I should do? :)

chelle said...

Yummy-yum-yum! Can't wait to try these. Thank you.

chelle said...

Here is something else you could do with your abundace of apples.

Leslie said...

Im confused.. mallows????

chelle said...

OOpps, it was supposed to be a recipe for carmel apples. My bad. Will have to go back and hunt down the right link. But I do want to try making home-made marshmallows sometime soon...

chelle said...

There, trying to fix my boo-boo.

Leslie said...

the mallows did look yummy..

but those apples.. WOWZA.. beautiful, Im trying to think how they decoareted the candied apple sticks.. those are really really darling... I emailed them to my aunt as well... SO CUTE.
Thanks Chelle... Maybe I will give those a shot.