Apple Streusel Muffins
Author: Kelly - Simple Life Mom
Prep time: 10 mins
Cook time: 20 mins
Total time: 30 mins
Ingredients
  • 2 cups whole wheat flour (you can use some other combination equaling 2 cups if you like)
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • ½ tsp baking soda
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 2 eggs
  • ½ cup butter, melted
  • 1¼ tsp homemade vanilla extract
  • 1½ cups chopped, peeled, tart apples (about 2 large)
Streusel Topping
  • ⅓ cup brown sugar
  • 1 T flour
  • ⅛ tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1 T cold butter
Glaze
  • 1½ cups confectioner's sugar
  • 1-2 T milk
  • 1 tsp butter, melted
  • ¼ tsp homemade vanilla extract
  • ⅛ tsp salt
Instructions
  1. Combine in a bowl flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, salt.
  2. In another bowl mix eggs, butter, and vanilla.
  3. Stir into dry ingredients until combined (don't over mix).
  4. Fold in apples.
  5. Fill greased muffin cups ¾ full.
Streusel
  1. Combine ingredients for streusel. Cut in butter until mixture is crumbly.
  2. Sprinkle over batter.
Bake
  1. Bake at 375 degrees F for 15-20 minutes (10 min if using mini muffin cups).
Glaze
  1. Combine glaze ingredients.
  2. Drizzle glaze over muffins after they are completely cool.
Recipe by Simple Life Mom at https://simplelifemom.com/2012/11/13/apple-streusel-muffins/