Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Coffee Cake Muffins

Happy New Year!

Here's a sweet way to start off your day.







Coffee Cake Muffins

1/2 cup butter, softened
1/2 cup sugar
2 large eggs
1/2 tsp vanilla
1 cup buttermilk
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1 3/4 cups flour
1 tbsp baking powder
1 tsp baking soda
1/4 tsp salt

Streusel

2/3 cup flour
2/3 cup dark brown sugar
1/4 tsp salt
3/4 tsp cinnamon
4 tbsp cold butter

Cream together butter and sugar.  Add in eggs, vanilla and buttermilk.  Gradually add in the dry ingredients.

In a small bowl, combine all the dry ingredients for the streusel.  Cut the butter into small pieces and mix in using a fork or your fingers until large crumbs form.

Jumbo muffins ~ Using an ice cream scoop, place a large scoop into greased muffin tins.  Sprinkle a couple tablespoons of streusel on top of each muffin.  Bake for 20 minutes at 325°.

Makes 9 jumbo muffins