These easy Bisquick Cinnamon Applesauce Muffins make a delicious breakfast or a tasty snack. Applesauce adds sweetness and moisture while cinnamon adds a warm and cozy flavor. Topped with a simple cinnamon sugar mixture. Makes about 10 fluffy moist muffins.
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Welcome to My Kitchen Serenity! I’m excited to share with you our favorite cinnamon applesauce muffin recipe! Cinnamon sugar has always been a favorite for my children. And I grew up on cinnamon sugar toast! So, topping these muffins with cinnamon sugar was a no brainer. This easy muffin recipe is ready in well under 30 minutes.
This recipe calls for Bisquick instead of regular flour. Bisquick gives the muffins the slightest hint of a biscuit. Using Bisquick ensures a light and fluffy muffin and I just love the texture and taste.
These muffins are moist and full of apple cinnamon flavor! Have them for dessert with your favorite coffee or tea. Pack one inside a school lunch bag. Cinnamon applesauce muffins are wonderful breakfast muffins, too!
What Can You Put on a Muffin?
For these muffins, I like to slice a hot muffin in half and put a pat of butter inside. For day-old muffins, slice one in half and toast it. Then, spread some cream cheese on both halves. Apple butter would also be a nice addition.
Ingredients for Cinnamon Applesauce Muffins
2 cups Bisquick
1/2 cup applesauce
1/4 cup sugar
1/4 cup milk
1 tsp cinnamon
3 Tbsp Oil
1/4 tsp vanilla extract
1/2 cup chopped nuts (optional)
CINNAMON SUGAR TOPPING:
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 tsp cinnamon
2 Tbsp melted butter
How to Make Cinnamon Applesauce Muffins
STEP 1: Preheat oven to 400F. Lightly grease muffin pan or use paper liners. OXO offers a wonderful, heavy gauge muffin pan with easy grip sides…find it here.
STEP 2: Mix sugar, cinnamon, applesauce, egg, milk, vanilla extract, and oil in a large bowl. Then add Bisquick and blend well with a whisk. Mix just until blended because if you overmix, the muffins will be too dense.
STEP 3: Fill the muffin cups 2/3 full then bake at 400 for about 10-12 minutes or until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.
STEP 4: After baking, brush tops of muffins with melted butter. Sprinkle tops with cinnamon sugar mixture. Enjoy! Makes 8-10 muffins.
For another delicious muffin recipe, try these easy Banana Nut Muffins. Perfect little handheld goodness.
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What is the Best Way to Store Muffins?
You can store muffins at room temperature for up to 3 days if they’re stored in an airtight container. You can also freeze muffins for up to 3 months if you wrap them tightly in aluminum foil or place in plastic freezer bags.
Cinnamon Applesauce Muffins
- 2 cups Bisquick
- 1/2 cup applesauce
- 1/4 cup sugar
- 1/4 cup milk
- 1 egg
- 1 tsp cinnamon
- 3 tbsp oil
- 1/4 tsp vanilla extract
- 1/2 cup chopped nuts (OPTIONAL)
- CINNAMON SUGAR TOPPING:
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 1/2 tsp cinnamon
- 2 tbsp melted butter
- Preheat oven to 400. Lightly grease muffin pan or line with paper liners. Spray paper liners with non-stick spray to keep muffins from sticking to paper cups.
- Mix the cinnamon, sugar, applesauce, egg, milk, oil, and vanilla extract. Then add Biscuit (and nuts if using) and blend with a whisk.
- Fill muffin cups 2/3 full and bake for 10-11 minutes or until wooden toothpick inserted into muffin comes out clean.
- Remove muffins from oven and brush tops with melted butter. Mix the remaining sugar and cinnamon, and sprinkle on top of muffins.
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