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Peach Muffins with Streusel Topping

Fluffy, buttery, tremendous gentle Peach Muffins with Streusel Topping – The combo of recent summer season peaches and crunchy, cinnamon, pecan streusel makes these the right muffins! You can also make them with recent summer season peaches, or canned if that’s what you’ve gotten readily available.

I’ve by no means been to Georgia – however I really feel like I’d like it. Solely for the truth that peaches develop there. And it’s sizzling. And due to the Willie Nelson track.

So because it’s the final week of August (word I did NOT say “since summer season’s coming to an finish”) – I’m sharing these Peach Muffins with Streusel Topping. As a result of peaches make for such scrumptious recipes. And muffins are considered one of my favourite methods to showcase summer season fruit.

The mix of sentimental, fluffy buttery muffins, recent peaches and crunchy, cinnamon infused pecan streusel is the right breakfast.

I’ve made these peach muffins with streusel topping Three instances within the final week and a half – so I’m fairly constructive you’re going to like them too.

The batter begins off by creaming collectively the butter and sugar. We’re utilizing butter on this recipe due to the scrumptious style. Since there’s no robust flavors like chocolate or espresso, utilizing butter provides a lot taste. It’s essential to actually beat the butter and sugars til very fluffy to get the right gentle & fluffy consistency.

Then these peach muffins are so gentle and moist as a result of we’re utilizing a combo of bitter cream and buttermilk. The bitter cream creates a wonderfully moist texture, whereas the buttermilk results in the softest muffin crumb. In case you don’t have buttermilk – for this recipe you can also make your individual with common milk and vinegar. Simply add 2 teaspoons of vinegar to a liquid measuring cup then fill to the three/four cup line with milk and let to bitter for about 5 minutes.

Now, when making muffins we wish them to be fluffy and gentle. If muffin batter is combined an excessive amount of, you’ll get powerful muffins with tunnels in them. So after you add within the flour solely combine the batter till simply mixed – just a few lumps of flour is completely okay.

Then have you ever seen these excellent muffin tops??? (Sure – I simply used the phrases muffin prime & excellent in the identical sentence). They’re tall & completely domed tops as a result of:

  1. The batter is thick
  2. We’re utilizing a combo of baking powder & baking soda
  3. We fill the muffins to the very prime of every muffin cavity
  4. First they’re baked at 425F levels for five minutes to actually activate the leaveners

Candy peaches; buttery, vanilla, tremendous gentle muffins; crunchy cinnamon, brown sugar, pecan streusel. Sure – these Peach Muffins with Streusel Topping are scrumptious.


For the Streusel Topping

  • 1/four cup flour
  • 1 tablespoons and 1/2 cinnamon
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 1/four cup chopped pecans
  • 1/four cup unsalted butter melted

For the Muffins

  • 2 cups and 1/2 all-purpose flour cautious to not overmeasure
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter softened to room temperature
  • 3/four cup granulated sugar
  • 1/four cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 giant eggs room temperature
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla
  • 1/four cup bitter cream room temperature
  • 3/four cup buttermilk room temperature
  • 1 cup and three/four chopped peached use recent peaches to keep away from including an excessive amount of liquid to the batter


  1. Preheat the oven to 425F levels. Put together two muffin tins by both lining with muffin papers or spraying with non-stick cooking spray. You may find yourself with about 14-16 muffins whole.
  2. To make the streusel topping, mix all of the components collectively in a small bowl. Put aside.
  3. To make the muffins, first whisk collectively the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt in a medium bowl.
  4. In a big bowl utilizing a stand or hand-held electrical mixer on medium velocity beat collectively the butter and sugars till gentle and fluffy in texture. Add within the eggs and vanilla and proceed beating till nicely mixed. Flip the mixer right down to low and beat within the bitter cream and milk.
  5. Flip off the mixer and gently stir within the flour combination utilizing a big rubber spatula or picket spoon. As soon as about 1/2 mixed, add within the peaches and proceed stirring the combination till the flour is sort of mixed. There should not be giant streaks of flour, however just a few lumps within the batter is okay.
  6. Spoon the muffin batter into the ready muffin tins filling every muffin cavity to the very prime. Crumble the streusel in your fist, then sprinkle excessive of every muffin.
  7. Bake for five minutes at 425F levels, then with out eradicating the muffins from the oven, flip the oven right down to 375F levels and proceed baking for 8-10 minutes or till an inserted toothpick comes out clear. Enable to chill for 10 minutes earlier than eradicating from the tin and proceed cooling on a wire rack

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