Donut Muffin Weather!! || Recipe

Winter weather calls for warm and delicious Donut Muffins! You can often find my sister in the kitchen early morning mixing up a batch or two. The delightful smell of moist muffins, butter, cinnamon sugar, and freshly brewed coffee fill the house making getting out of bed a little easier. 😉 And today I get to share her secret recipe with you!! My sister’s much loved Donut Muffins. All the warm, cinnamon sugar doughnut flavor you love in the form of a quick and easy muffin! Mix up a batch… you will be sure to love them too!

Yield: 12 muffins

Muffin Ingredients:

  • 3 cups flour
  • 3 tsp baking powder
  • ¾ tsp nutmeg
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 ½ tsp salt
  • 11TBS Butter softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 TBS vanilla
  • ½ cup sour cream
  • ½ cup milk

Topping

  • 1 ½  sticks butter melted
  • 1 ½ cup sugar
  • 3 tsp cinnamon

 Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 425F.
  2. In bowl #1, Mix flour, baking powder and nutmeg.
  3. In bowl #2 with electric mixer, cream butter, sugar and salt until fluffy. Beat in eggs one at a time. Mix in sour cream and milk. Add vanilla.
  4. Add dry ingredients to butter mixture. Beat just until combined.
  5. Divide evenly between 12 paper lined muffin tins!
  6. Bake 5 minutes on 425 F. Reduce heat to 350F and bake an additional 8 minutes or until done.

For Topping

  1. Melt butter in a small bowl.
  2. In separate bowl, mix sugar and cinnamon
  3. Dip warm muffins in melted butter, then coat in cinnamon sugar mixture.
  4. Enjoy!


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