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Sugar Donut Muffins

Sugar Donut Muffins are a cross between a donut and a muffin and always a winner to add to a sweet party platter – so quick and easy to make too !

Sugar Donut Muffins are a cross between a donut and a muffin and always a winner to add to a sweet party platter - so quick and easy to make too !

Coffee or Tea time ?? Make some of these Sugar Donut Muffins !

I pinned this quite some time ago and thought I would give them a try today. Another great recipe found and will definitely be made quite often.

Sugar Donut Muffins are a cross between a donut and a muffin and always a winner to add to a sweet party platter - so quick and easy to make too !

Pins I love from the moment I see them, gets printed immediately and those are also the ones I refer to when I am stuck on deciding what to make.

Getting stuck on something to make could be a sweet treat, dinner or anything really in my case !

Sugar Donut Muffins are a cross between a donut and a muffin and always a winner to add to a sweet party platter - so quick and easy to make too !

The printed recipes I keep in a file right next to me, so when it’s time to decide what to make for dinner or dessert, I first have a look at the file.

This is for the days when my little light in my head does not want to (or able to) switch on.

A couple of days ago, hubby and I, wanted something sweet, but not frosting kind of sweet, and it was already evening, so it had to be quick as well.

Out with my file – and we decided on this recipe, which we thoroughly enjoyed. These Sugar Donut Muffins are so good with a cup of coffee or tea.

Sugar Donut Muffins are a cross between a donut and a muffin and always a winner to add to a sweet party platter - so quick and easy to make too !

So soft and fluffy on the inside, with a delightful crunch from the sugar coating. The Muffins are great on it’s own, but sliced open, with a pat of your favorite jam, and you have a sweet, sweet treat.

Sugar Donut Muffins are a cross between a donut and a muffin and always a winner to add to a sweet party platter - so quick and easy to make too !

Which muffin pan size to use for making Sugar Donut Muffins?

Using a regular sized muffin pan, this recipe will yield about 6 muffins. But a small muffin pan will easily give you 12 two-bite sized treats.

Smaller is also so great, especially to add to a sweet party platter. And we do all know (and love!) a variety at a tea party will always be a hit.

I prefer a medium muffin pan (or silicone) which is just the perfect size and the recipe yields 8 medium muffins.

For me, the ease and speed of making these Sugar Donut Muffins is a huge bonus, as I am always thinking of making something (even dinner) at the last moment.

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Yield: 8 Medium Muffins

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Sugar Donut Muffins

Sugar Donut Muffins are a cross between a donut and a muffin and always a winner to add to a sweet party platter - so quick and easy to make too !

Prep Time 10 minutes
Active Time 18 minutes
Total Time 28 minutes

Ingredients

Muffins:

  • 3/4 cup Sugar
  • 1 Extra-Large Egg
  • 1 1/2 cups Flour
  • 2 t Baking Powder
  • 1/4 t Salt
  • 1/4 t Nutmeg
  • 1/4 cup Vegetable Oil
  • 3/4 cup Buttermilk
  • 1 t Vanilla

Coating:

  • 3 TB Butter, for rolling
  • 3/4 cup Sugar, for rolling

Instructions

1.) Pre-heat oven to 180 deg C (350 deg F). Spray 8 holes of a medium muffin pan with cooking oil or grease very well (See NOTE below)

2.) MUFFINS: In a large bowl, beat the Sugar and Egg until light in color

3.) In a separate bowl, sift the Flour, Baking Powder, Salt and Nutmeg

4.) Add the dry ingredients to the Egg mixture – stir to combine

5.) Add the Oil, Buttermilk and Vanilla – stir until just combined – do not overmix

6.) Spoon into the prepared muffin pan – Bake 15 – 18 minutes until the edges are browned and a tester comes out clean. – Remove from oven

7.) COATING: As soon as the muffins are out of the oven, melt the Butter, roll each muffin in the butter (covering all sides) first and immediately after in the Sugar.

Notes

Recipe yields:


  • 12 Small
  • 8 Medium
  • 6 Standard

Recipe source: Daily Dish Recipes

Nutrition Information

Yield

8

Amount Per Serving Calories 341Total Fat 12.3gSaturated Fat 8.1gUnsaturated Fat 1.9gCholesterol 39.9mgSodium 237.6mgCarbohydrates 55.9gFiber 0.8gSugar 38.9gProtein 4.2g

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Carole

Thursday 13th of December 2012

Another yummy one, thanks, Linda. Cheers

Slice of Southern

Wednesday 15th of August 2012

I love this one...Thanks for sharing on Southern Sundays!

The Mandatory Mooch

Tuesday 14th of August 2012

These sounds so great!! I'm featuring them on my Facebook page today!! Thanks for sharing. Nichi

With A Blast

Tuesday 14th of August 2012

Thank you so much, Nichi!Linda

With A Blast

Monday 13th of August 2012

Hope you'll try them this time round ;-) I still can not make up my mind whether it's a donut (without the hole of course) or a muffin - I suppose the original author couldn't decide as well! Have a good day, Joan.Linda

Kathy Moody

Saturday 11th of August 2012

Oh my, these look so delicious!! Thanks for sharing because I have to try this! HUGS

With A Blast

Saturday 11th of August 2012

Hope you'll enjoy! I think the rolling in the butter did it for me ;-)Linda

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