SOURDOUGH CINNAMON MUFFINS

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Sourdough cinnamon muffins are easy and delicious.

Sourdough Cinnamon Muffins

These sourdough cinnamon muffins are a great way to use up a cup of your discarded starter.  They are wonderful with coffee in the morning or as a snack anytime with milk.  Children as well as adults will love these cinnamon muffins.  They would make a great gift for any holiday or for a sick friend.  Add these to a breakfast buffet and there will not be any left.  You could do these in a 12 cup muffin tin as well as the large six cup I used.  Either way they won’t last long but will keep for several days in an airtight container in a cool spot.  Reheat in the oven or microwave and slather with butter for a real morning or anytime treat.  Be sure to check out our recipe for sourdough starter and bread.

Sourdough cinnamon muffins will become a favorite way to use up discarded sourdough starter.

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

1 teaspoon baking powder

1/4 teaspoon baking soda

2 teaspoons ground cinnamon

1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg

1/4 teaspoon salt

4 tablespoons butter, melted

1/2 cup brown sugar

1/2 cup white granulated sugar

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1/4 cup milk

1 egg

1 cup sourdough starter

Whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg and salt in a large mixing bowl.  Add melted butter, brown sugar, white sugar, vanilla extract, milk and egg. Mix well with a spoon. Pour in sourdough starter and mix with spoon.  Spray a large six cup muffin tin or a 12 cup muffin tin with cooking spray.  Fill cups 1/2 full.  Bake in a preheated 400 degree oven for 17 to 20 minutes. Makes 6 large muffins or 12 regular muffins.  Enjoy!

Note:  I add a pinch of cinnamon and sugar to tops of muffins before I cook them but this is optional.

Sourdough Cinnamon Muffins

Sourdough Cinnamon Muffins

Sourdough Cinnamon Muffins

You will love this recipe using sourdough starter!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: bread, Breakfast
Cuisine: American, southern
Keyword: Sourdough Cinnamon Muffins
Servings: 6 servings
Author: The Southern Lady Cooks

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 4 tablespoons butter melted
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup white granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup sourdough starter

Instructions

  • Whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg and salt in a large mixing bowl.  Add melted butter, brown sugar, white sugar, vanilla extract, milk and egg. Mix well with a spoon. Pour in sourdough starter and mix with spoon.
  • Spray a large six cup muffin tin or a 12 cup muffin tin with cooking spray.  Fill cups 1/2 full.  Bake in a preheated 400 degree oven for 17 to 20 minutes.
  • Makes 6 large muffins or 12 regular muffins

Notes

I add a pinch of cinnamon and sugar to tops of muffins before I cook them but this is optional.

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