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These sweet muffins are filled with an orange-flavored cinnamon and walnut mixture that will add a bright spot to your brunch table.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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prep:
35 mins
cool:
5 mins
bake:
20 mins at 350°
Servings:
12
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Walnut-Filled Muffins

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Directions

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  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line 12 muffin cups with bake cups or lightly coat with nonstick cooking spray; set aside. In food processor finely grind nuts with 2 tablespoons sugar, 1/4 teaspoon salt, and cinnamon. Add 1 tablespoon orange juice; process until combined. Using a rounded teaspoon, shape some nut mixture into 12 balls; set aside remaining.

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  • Combine flour, baking powder, and 1/4 teaspoons salt; set aside. beat butter with mixer 30 seconds; beat in 2/3 cup sugar. Beat in egg, orange juice, and milk on low until combined. Gradually add flour mixture; beat just until combined. Spoon half of batter into cups; top with walnut balls, pressing in lightly. Top with remaining batter. Bake about 20 minutes or until tops spring back when lightly touched. Cool in pans 5 minutes. Remover and cool on rack. Spread frosting; top with reserved nut mixture. Makes 12 muffins.

Nutrition Facts (Walnut-Filled Muffins)

391 calories; total fat 22g; saturated fat 8g; polyunsaturated fat 8g; monounsaturated fat 4g; cholesterol 47mg; sodium 239mg; potassium 132mg; carbohydrates 46g; fiber 2g; sugar 30g; protein 5g; vitamin a 389IU; vitamin c 6mg; thiamin 0mg; riboflavin 0mg; niacin equivalents 1mg; vitamin b6 0mg; folate 56mcg; vitamin b12 0mcg; calcium 91mg; iron 1mg.

Frosting

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  • In bowl beat butter, whipping cream, and orange peel with mixer on low speed until just combined. Add powdered sugar. Beat on medium speed until smooth. Makes about 1 cup.

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5 Ratings
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  • 4 star values: 1
  • 3 star values: 1
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