This recipe for Cranberry Almond Muffins is high on my list of recipes to make during this holiday season!
One of my favorite seasonal flavors is Cranberry...cranberry scones, muffins, dried cranberries in my chocolate and cookies...if it can be consumed during the holiday season, I want cranberries in it!
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Cranberry Almond Muffins Recipe
Not does this delightful Cranberry Almond Muffins Recipe come packed full of delicious flavor, but it is also incredibly light, moist, and simply irresistible!
The combination of tart cranberries and the nutty sweetness of almonds creates a perfect balance of taste and texture.
Say goodbye to dense and chewy muffins because this recipe will give you a fluffy, tender, and oh-so-satisfying treat that will leave you craving for more with every bite.
So why wait? Indulge yourself in the goodness of these mouthwatering muffins today!
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How to Make This Cranberry Almond Muffins Recipe
Ingredients you will need to make our recipe for Cranberry Almond Muffins
- 1-½ cups all purpose flour
- 2 teaspoons baking powder
- ¼ teaspoon salt
- ¼ cup butter
- 1 egg
- ¾ cup milk
- ½ cup chopped or sliced almonds
- 1 cup cranberry sauce
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Directions for how to make our recipe for Cranberry Almond Muffins
Preheat oven to 400 and grease a mini muffin pan. Set aside.
In a small mixing bowl, add flour, baking soda and salt and mix well. Add butter. Use a pastry blender to mix the butter with the flour until small chunks form.
Add egg and milk and mix well.
Mixture may be stiff.
Stir in almonds and cranberry sauce.
Bake for 8-10 minutes or until edges are golden and center is set. Cool completely.
This Cranberry Almond Muffins Recipe makes approximately 36 mini muffins. Of course, you can use a regular sized muffin tin and make just regular muffins for breakfast or brunch.
How to Store Leftovers
Store leftovers sealed in the refrigerator for up to 3 days. To reheat, use the microwave and reheat in servings for fastest results.
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Cranberry Almond Muffins
- Preheat oven to 400 and grease a mini muffin pan. Set aside.
- In a small mixing bowl, add flour, baking soda and salt and mix well. Add butter. Use a pastry blender to mix the butter with the flour until small chunks form. Add egg and milk and mix well. Mixture may be stiff. Stir in almonds and cranberry sauce. Mix well.
- Spoon into prepared baking tin, placing 1 tablespoon of batter into each cup.
- Bake for 8-10 minutes or until edges are golden and center is set. Cool completely.
- Make 36 mini muffins.