Prep 20 mins
Cook 20 mins
- 15 ounces pumpkin puree
- 2 cups brown sugar
- 1 cup unsalted butter, melted
- 4 large eggs
- 1⁄2 cup apple cider
- 3 1⁄2 cups all-purpose flour
- 2 teaspoons baking soda
- 2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 4 teaspoons cinnamon
- 4 teaspoons powdered ginger
- 1 teaspoon nutmeg
- 1⁄2 teaspoon ground cloves
- 1⁄2 cup crystallized ginger, finely chopped
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
- grease two 12-cup muffin tins.
- Mix toigether pumpkin, sugar and butter.
- Add eggs and whisk until smooth.
- Stir in cider.
- Sift dry ingredients together and slowly add to liquid mixture.
- stir until thoroughly mixed.
- Fold in ginger spoon or pipe into muffin cups.
- Bake until golden- about 20 minutes.
This makes a wonderful holiday muffin, perfect for gift giving, and sharing with loved ones early in the morning. I diced instead of mincing the crystalized ginger, so you could still taste small chunks of it when biting into the muffin. These were superb (and better on day 2). Happy T-Day!