Pumpkin Doughnut Muffins
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Ingredients
  • 1 ½ cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 ½ tsp baking powder
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ½ c sugar
  • 1 t pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 t vanilla
  • 1 stick butter
  • 1 egg
  • 1 c canned pumpkin (not pie filling)
  • ½ cup milk
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 1 t pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1 stick butter, melted
Instructions
  1. In mixing bowl, stir together flour, baking powder, 1 t. pumpkin pie spice, and salt; set aside. In a separate bowl, cream together ½ cup sugar, shortening and egg.  Mix in pumpkin and vanilla.  Add flour mixture and milk alternately to the creamed mixture, beating well. Fill 12 greased muffin cups ⅔ full (don't use paper baking cup liners). Bake at 350 for 20 to 25 minutes or until golden brown. Combine ½ cup sugar and cinnamon. While muffins are still hot out of the oven, submerge in melted butter, and then roll in sugar ‘n spice mixture until coated. Serve warm.
Recipe by Jennifer Cooks at https://jennifercooks.com/pumpkin-doughnut-muffins/