Desserts

Gingerbread Muffins

I love this recipe for Gingerbread Muffins because they aren’t overly sweet and the flavour of gingerbread really comes through with each bite. They are a great addition to your morning coffee especially during the festive holiday season!

Gingerbread Muffins - These festive muffins make a wonderful addition to your morning coffee. They aren't overly sweet and are packed full of yummy gingerbread flavour.

We’ve been busy with our holiday preparations. The tree is finally up and I’m almost done shopping for Christmas gifts. I just have a few last minute things to pick up. It’s really starting to feel like Christmas in my home. I love this time of year.

Gingerbread Muffins - These festive muffins make a wonderful addition to your morning coffee. They aren't overly sweet and are packed full of yummy gingerbread flavour.

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Gingerbread Muffins

These festive muffins make a wonderful addition to your morning coffee. They aren’t overly sweet and are packed full of yummy gingerbread flavour.

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1 cup molasses
  • 1 egg
  • 3 cups flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp ginger
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 cup water

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350F. Add paper liners to a muffin tin.
  2. In large bowl, stir together sugar, brown sugar and oil. Stir in molasses and egg.
  3. In another bowl, stir together flour, baking soda, cinnamon, ginger and salt. Add dry ingredients to molasses mixture alternately with water.
  4. Fill muffin tin 2/3 full with batter. Bake for 20 to 25 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes in pan before removing to a cooling rack.

 

Gingerbread Muffins - These festive muffins make a wonderful addition to your morning coffee. They aren't overly sweet and are packed full of yummy gingerbread flavour.

Why not whip up a batch of these delectable Gingerbread Muffins while you work on preparing your home for the holidays? If you are a gingerbread fan, make sure to try my Gingerbread Whoopie Pies and Cinnamon Rolls with Gingerbread Cream Cheese Frosting. So good!

How are your holiday preparations going so far?

Stacie Vaughan

Stacie is the mom of two girls and lives in Ontario, Canada. She enjoys cooking/baking, photography, reading, DIY and is fueled by lots of coffee!

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