Hale Koa Macadamia Nut Muffins

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 25 mins

When we lived in Hawaii, we went to brunch at the Hale Koa many times and they always served these wonderful muffins.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream sugar and butter. Mix in eggs, one at a time, cake flour, baking powder, salt and finely chopped macadamia nuts. Mix in water last. Pour batter into muffin pan and sprinkle with coarsely chopped nuts. Bake about 25 minutes at 350º.
Most Helpful

Definitely not the same consistency as the hale koa muffins. They are missing some sweetness too.

pmc3 July 25, 2009

I thought the muffins were very dry and seemed to be missing vegetable oil or something. The texture was very odd.

bbberg June 04, 2009