Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 25 mins

From the book Crazy About Cupcakes

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat the oven to 350. Insert liners in a medium cupcake pan.
  2. In a large bowl beat together the brown sugar, oil, cinnamon and vanilla with an electric mixer on medium speed. Add the eggs one at a time. Beat for 1 minute after each addition.
  3. In a separate bowl sift together the flour, baking powder and salt.
  4. Slowly add the dry mixture to the wet mixture. Beat until blended. Stir in the apples.
  5. Fill the cupcake liners one-half to three-quarters full with batter. Bake for 20-25 minutes.
Most Helpful

Didn't really taste any caramel but sure loved these muffins anyway!! :) Used about 3/4 cup light brown sugar and used 4 little McIntosh apples. Also added some cinnamon chips instead of cinnamon!! Thanks Julieannie!

Redsie October 08, 2009

Great easy recipe. I used Jonathan apples - around 2 1/2 apples actually. My dough was too thick like gum so I added a little 2% milk (maybe 2 tbsp) just before I stir apples into it. The muffins/cupcakes turned out moist and nice flavor. Maybe a little too much cinnamon for me, however I brought them to my office and they were gone before lunch. Thanks!

Weiner's Mom September 24, 2008