Apple-Cream Cheese Muffins

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  • 30 min prep time
  • 1 hr 10 min total time
  • 14 ingredients
  • 15 servings

Ingredients

Muffins

3/4
cup packed brown sugar
1 3/4
cups all-purpose flour
1
teaspoon baking powder
1/2
teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2
teaspoon salt
2
eggs, beaten
2/3
cup oil
1/4
cup applesauce
1
teaspoon vanilla
1
large apple, peeled, shredded (about 1 cup)
1/3
cup cream cheese (from 8-oz package)

Streusel

3
tablespoons packed brown sugar
2
tablespoons all-purpose flour
1
tablespoon butter or margarine, softened

Directions

  1. 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Line 15 muffin cups with paper baking cups. Reserve 1 tablespoon of the brown sugar in the muffins for filling.
  2. 2 In large bowl with electric mixer, mix remaining brown sugar for muffins, 1 3/4 cups flour, the baking powder, cinnamon and salt on low speed until mixed. Reserve 1 tablespoon of the beaten egg for filling. Add oil, applesauce, vanilla and remaining egg to flour mixture. Beat on medium speed until mixed. With spoon, stir in apple.
  3. 3 In small bowl, mix cream cheese, the reserved 1 tablespoon brown sugar and reserved 1 tablespoon egg. Fill muffin cups slightly less than half full of batter. Top each with 1 teaspoon cream cheese mixture. Top with spoonful of remaining batter to fill cups 2/3 full. In small bowl, mix all streusel ingredients; sprinkle over batter.
  4. 4 Bake 22 to 26 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Remove from pan. Cool slightly, about 10 minutes.

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