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Apple Streusel Muffins
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
20 mins

Apple Streusel Muffins are full of tender, juicy pieces of apple, incredibly moist, spiced with cinnamon, and topped with a buttery, crisp crumble!

Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Apple Streusel Muffins
Servings: 12
Calories: 347 kcal
  • 2 eggs, large
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup canola oil
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 1/4 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups apples, tart finely chopped Granny Smith or similar
Streusel Topping
  • 1/4 cup butter, room temperature
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.

  2. Spray muffin tin with cooking spray or line 12 muffin cups with muffing papers.

  3. In a small mixing bowl, beat together eggs and sugar.

  4. Add the sour cream, oil, and vanilla and beat to combine.

  5. In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, cinnamon, baking soda, and salt.

  6. Add the wet ingrediants and stir just until combined.

  7. Gently add the chopped apples and fold to combine.

  8. Divide the batter among the muffin cups.

Streusel Topping
  1. Cut the butter into the flour, brown sugar, salt, and cinnamon until the mixture resembles course crumbs.

  2. Place 1-2 tablespoons of streusel mixture on the top of the batter of each muffin.

  3. Bake for 18-22 minutes, just until a toothpick inserted in the center of a muffin comes out clean.

Recipe Notes

nutrition facts are approximate

Nutrition Facts
Apple Streusel Muffins
Amount Per Serving
Calories 347 Calories from Fat 162
% Daily Value*
Fat 18g28%
Saturated Fat 6g38%
Cholesterol 47mg16%
Sodium 253mg11%
Potassium 147mg4%
Carbohydrates 43g14%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 20g22%
Protein 4g8%
Vitamin A 288IU6%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 58mg6%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.