Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins

shared-sugar-pumpkin-muffins-2 I can’t get enough pumpkin this season. Everywhere I turn, there it is and I want it. Maybe it’s the spice. Maybe it is the season. Maybe it is just all around too delicious to pass up. This is a case of the same.

shared-sugar-pumpkin-muffins-4 I first had these muffins at a friend’s bridal shower. I found the recipe online and made them once as a dessert after a soup dinner this fall and then again for breakfast at our fall festivities at the office. I’ve tweaked the recipe along the way but have heard nothing but love for these little pumpkin delights. They look too big to enjoy alone, but after you start eating, the problem usually takes care of itself.

shared-sugar-pumpkin-muffins-1

    Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins

    Makes 10 large muffins

  • Ingredients

  • cheesecake filling
  • 8 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 1 egg
  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • streusel
  • 5 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/2 cup flour
  • 1/4 cup pecans, chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 3 tablespoons butter, melted
  • batter
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon all spice
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 eggs
  • 1-1/4 cups pumpkin puree
  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Directions

  • make the filling

    Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F. Butter and flour two 6-cup large muffin tins. Set aside. Using an electric mixer, stir the softened cream cheese until it is smooth. Add the sugar and cinnamon and mix until combined well. Then add the egg and mix until combined well.

    make the streusel

    In a small bowl, mix sugar, flour, pecans and cinnamon. Then drizzle on the melted butter. Toss together until it is evenly mixed and set aside.

    make the batter

    In a large, shallow bowl. Combine the sugar, flour, cinnamon, all spice, sea salt, baking powder and baking soda. In a separate large bowl, using an electric mixer beat the eggs, pumpkin, olive oil and vanilla together. Make a well in the center of the flour mixture and pour the pumpkin mixture into the well. Mix the ingredients together using a fork, just until combined.

    build the muffins

    Using a tablespoon, place two tablespoons of the batter in each muffin cup. Then place one tablespoon of cream cheese mixture in each muffin cup on top of the batter. Then top with two tablespoons of the batter. Top each muffin cup with the streusel, covering most of the batter. Bake for about 20-22 minutes or until a toothpick is inserted in the muffins and comes out clean. Then cool on wire racks.

Print This Post

This entry was posted in Breakfast, Muffins and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

38 Comments

  1. Posted November 15, 2011 at 11:19 pm | Permalink

    Oh my gosh. These look inredible! I can’t wait to try them myself.

  2. Posted November 15, 2011 at 11:36 pm | Permalink

    I’m a sucker for anything streusel. These muffins look so decadent and delicious; I wsh I could have one for breakfast tomorrow.

  3. Posted November 17, 2011 at 9:10 pm | Permalink

    These look so great. I made pumpkin streusel muffins recently and they became my instant favorites. I have to try yours now!

  4. Posted November 18, 2011 at 2:19 pm | Permalink

    I agree, when streusel is involved, it is all over for me.

  5. Posted November 27, 2011 at 5:12 pm | Permalink

    These muffins sounds so deeelish! I love this time of the year simply for cooking pumpkin baked goods.

  6. Rachel
    Posted December 2, 2011 at 1:32 pm | Permalink

    I’m not sure why I blindly followed these instructions but I thought maybe the olive oil was purposeful!?? Well, it totally ruined what would have otherwise been a delicious batch of muffins. Use vegetable oil – which is probably obvious unless you are an amateur like me! The amount of streusel is also way too much and about half of it ends up going to waste.. and I even piled this on! Other than that, and of course the olive oil typo (?), this is a great recipe!

  7. Kesha
    Posted December 2, 2011 at 10:13 pm | Permalink

    Hi Rachel, I’m so sorry you had a bad experience with the recipe. Thanks for commenting anyway. I did make this recipe with olive oil instead of vegetable oil. So I am not sure that was the problem. Unfortunately, I did have a typo in the ingredient list which was likely the problem. I am so very sorry. It has been corrected. I know that most of us don’t have the luxury of time and I hate that my mistake created a bad batch of muffins for you. I hope that you will be back to the site again and give our recipes another shot. Thanks again for posting your experience.

  8. Posted February 8, 2012 at 4:55 pm | Permalink

    In a completely unglamorous confession, I’ll tell you that today I was organizing the freezer and came across pumpkin purée … just about exactly 1 1/4 cups worth. Now I know what I’ll be doing with it. These look amazing.

  9. Posted November 4, 2012 at 3:33 pm | Permalink

    yum yum yum. What a great fall recipe!

  10. Posted July 26, 2013 at 1:37 am | Permalink

    I know this if off topic but I’m looking into starting my own blog and was wondering what all is needed to get setup? I’m assuming having a blog
    like yours would cost a pretty penny? I’m not very internet savvy so I’m
    not 100% certain. Any suggestions or advice would be greatly
    appreciated. Cheers

  11. Posted September 29, 2013 at 3:33 pm | Permalink

    Having read this I thought it was very enlightening.
    I appreciate you taking the time and energy
    to put this content together. I once again find myself spending a lot of time both reading and posting comments.
    But so what, it was still worthwhile!

  12. Posted October 17, 2013 at 8:24 pm | Permalink

    Hi there, just became alert to your blog through Google,
    and found that it’s really informative. I am going to watch out for brussels.
    I’ll appreciate if you continue this in future.
    Numerous people will be benefited from your writing.
    Cheers!

  13. Posted January 4, 2014 at 9:45 am | Permalink

    999 We’re unsure if they are adequate to halt a pedicab driver, but we have not however placed a lot of of our self worth in their arms.. Via the internet TutorialsLet’s deal with it, a variety of of us will not possess the time or cash to try hair dressers, lv galliera pm makeup artists and stylists on even an occasional foundation.
    authentic nba jerseys china
    [url=http://www.spokanesouthie.com/nba-jerseys-china-c-4.html]authentic nba jerseys china[/url]

  14. Posted April 8, 2014 at 9:16 am | Permalink

    Somebody necessarily lend a hand to make significantly posts I’d state.
    This is the first time I frequented your web
    page and so far? I amazed with the analysis you made to
    create this actual put up incredible. Fantastic process!

  15. Posted April 8, 2014 at 5:14 pm | Permalink

    I was suggested this web site by way of my cousin. I’m no longer positive whether or not this submit is written by way of him as no one else understand such exact approximately my problem.
    You are wonderful! Thank you!

  16. Posted April 25, 2014 at 10:45 pm | Permalink

    Closing two days of approximately the timer negotiations, U.S. officials said Friday that they reached a breakthrough with Japan to move onward a stalled regional trade contract even nevertheless gaps remain namely could still upend a final approval.Japanese officials were accessory restrained among assessing the status of the Trans-Pacific Partnership talks. Chief negotiator Akira Amari said,Longchamp Le Pliage Backpack, “There was progress of lesson but it’s not something prefer a basic access

  17. Posted May 5, 2014 at 8:17 pm | Permalink

    I am extremely impressed with your writing skills and also with the layout on your blog.

    Is this a paid theme or did you customize it yourself?
    Anyway keep up the excellent quality writing, it’s rare
    to see a great blog like this one these days.

  18. Posted May 18, 2014 at 3:07 am | Permalink

    In the end its your iPod and you’re master of the unit.
    He’d his recognition data ‘memorized’. It is not too likely, but who wants to
    have a possibility, right?

  19. Posted May 29, 2014 at 1:55 pm | Permalink

    To achieve this you need money. After their items are sold by them cash is made by your
    plants.
    Likewise, if you enter A6-letter term, it is possible to move
    towards the bonus round.

  20. Posted June 11, 2014 at 7:30 am | Permalink

    Gradually move it deeper till she is able to see
    it and make a surprised face.
    Offer your visitors time for you to get the word on their card and place a-game piece within the word.

  21. Posted June 12, 2014 at 10:28 pm | Permalink

    Stability – you are instantly presented by Collection having a compositional puzzle.
    A stump is actually a cylindrical resource usually made from
    folded paper and tapered in the stops.

  22. Posted June 13, 2014 at 8:16 pm | Permalink

    I also did my dissertation research on kids around
    game violence’s aftereffects. And it’s really got its fair share of unique titles on top of that.
    Most small organizations, however, do not actually need
    it.

  23. Posted July 7, 2014 at 9:41 pm | Permalink

    I do not knoow whether it’s just me or if perhaps everrybody
    else experiencing issues with your blog. It seems like some of thee
    written text on your content are running off the screen. Caan someone else
    please provide feeddback annd let me know if tgis iss happening to them as well?
    This could be a issue with my iternet browser because I’ve had this happen previously.
    Many thanks

  24. Posted August 28, 2014 at 1:54 pm | Permalink

    I am genuinely thankful to the owner of this site who has shared this enormous piece of writing at at
    this place.

    My web-site … mlb

  25. Posted August 31, 2014 at 8:18 pm | Permalink

    A third way of recovering windows password is trying to login with the default administrator account.
    These files, although they’re tiny, gather. Make
    note of this IP aswell.

  26. Posted September 8, 2014 at 3:13 am | Permalink

    In fact, the only factor that it does not have is a telephone!
    For much more particulars on the apps, you can go to iTunes and see
    which ones you like. After that, install OpenSSH
    by opening cydia.

  27. Posted September 9, 2014 at 7:14 am | Permalink

    Digital Photograph Frames allow you display your digital photos in a new way without the require for a computer.
    Customize the wallpaper, status bar and dock on your iPhone 3G.
    Select installer if you need to but don’t neglect Cydia.

  28. Posted September 17, 2014 at 7:05 am | Permalink

    I usually recommend installing that app also,
    but the currently accessible edition only functions on iOS three.2.
    It could mean that either your iPhone is not functioning
    properly as it’s intended to be or totally not operating.

  29. Posted September 20, 2014 at 3:05 pm | Permalink

    Thanks for sharing your info. I truly appreciate your efforts and I am waiting for your next post
    thank you once again.

    My weblog; social media marketing blog

  30. Posted September 21, 2014 at 3:04 am | Permalink

    Great ɑrticle.

    Look into mmy blog; pella window replacement shades
    san francisco – Archer -

  31. Posted September 23, 2014 at 11:25 pm | Permalink

    Had they Air Jordans 3 been thrown on the heap the sport would be a poorer place Many people felt that the best man won in all the circumstancesm Mary this past Thursday snapped a five-game win streak for the VikingsLast week:Defeated Solon Now 31 and an ESPN studio analyst, Williams has emerged from a suicidal fog with new purpose and, remarkably, views his accident as a blessingWarner BrosPaul JacksonChatsworth::For someone to claim that Don Drysdale should not be a member Air Jordans 6 of the

  32. Posted October 9, 2014 at 9:29 pm | Permalink

    For the most part they are the ones that weed out low performing students but not always. A few do as well as public schools. The capacity to link chemical measurements of POPs to biological effects needs to be strengthened. Models to predict the trends in environmental levels of old and new POPs need to be refined. The group came to a stop in a semi circle around me, rifles pointed at my chest. This not being my first time threatened by the Chinese military (I used to freelance for Glamour),ugg

  33. Posted October 12, 2014 at 9:50 pm | Permalink

    A refrigerator box holds two bottles of champagne. The air balance package purifies the air and atomizes a fragrance that perfumes the cockpit,API RP 2T. There’s an integrated WiFi hotspot. Having really enjoyed my first foray into the franchise with Slayers Return,API MPMS Chapter 10.1, I was looking forward to this latest movie. Unfortunately, it turned out to be a movie of two halves. What started out as an amusing, fun and intriguing adventure dovetailed into a rather ridiculous and repetiti

  34. Posted October 12, 2014 at 10:00 pm | Permalink

    Lean and Thang S. Han,waist circumference measurement is the best simple anthropometric measure of total body fat, best indicator of intra abdominal fat mass,UL 1479, and a better gauge than Body Mass Index, which is the current obesity standard. A mattress as we know is a mat or pad, placed on top of a bed,UL 758, upon which we sleep or lie. The term mattress comes from Arabic words meaning “to throw” and “place where something is thrown” or “mat, cushion.” Twin bed mattress usually comprises e

  35. Posted October 14, 2014 at 10:44 pm | Permalink

    Stephan was compassionate; he was always concerned about others. He was sensitive,ugg fox fur 5854, grateful, generous and humble. I had been baptized in the First Baptist Church of Winter Garden,the town next door, which has similar water, but they used rain water. He asked me: in the water? I never been able to answer that but our water department here around South Lake Apopka insists that the chemical levels are safe each year in their report. They also eliminated sugary beverages from their

  36. Posted October 19, 2014 at 7:11 pm | Permalink

    “A giant among men has passed away,ugg sheepskin cuff. This is as much India’s loss as South Africa’s,ugg sheepskin cuff 1875. He was a true Gandhian,ugg sheepskin cuff boot. The problem is: we read much,UL 60950-21, think little,UL 789, imitate others and ultimately we are obliged to leading an ordinary life. Virtually there is no harm. But when we become father or mother in our own family we face the same problem that made our parents helpless in our adolescence. I have joined and attended var

  37. Posted October 19, 2014 at 9:07 pm | Permalink

    Yes,ugg fox fur 5854, I tried online dating. And as a single man,baby uggs, when you are short,your chances of being seriously considered are very, very slim. Why? Because, on a website that makes a profile of you like you being drafted by a professional sports team, you don get to show off your “talent” that well and your “weakness” is on display for all to see. Chen collectively reserved more than 18 million megawatt hours of transmission in the market between Feb. 1 and Aug. 3, 2010, the comm

  38. Posted October 19, 2014 at 9:26 pm | Permalink

    Make it a point to appreciate your kids when they do something that you’ve asked them to,IPC 7351A, especially when they do it well. Their properties are in the Dominican Republic, a politically stable island. We believe we close to finalizing a trial protocol with FDA,ugg sheepskin cuff boot black, and plan to initiate our Phase 3 clinical outcomes trial in PBC in the third quarter of this year. Another big change is the next generation of Buick’s IntelliLink infotainment system that brings wit

2 Trackbacks

  1. By » recent apolitical thoughts on February 2, 2012 at 3:26 pm

    [...] you are not convinced by my corner bakery example, consider this delicious looking recipe for pumpkin cream cheese muffins which one might consider breakfast and this recipe for pumpkin cake with orange cream cheese [...]

  2. [...] chatty man who runs a shoe shine stand in the office building at 275 Battery St.??????? Online: mulberry purse Shoe designer Vince Camuto shares insights mulberry purse Do your shoes make your toes numb mulberry [...]

Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *

*
*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

  • twitter