These quick to make muffins are just in time for Thanksgiving holiday. The combination of pecans and spice mix bring together a delicious toasty and nutty flavor. They can be a great alternative to traditional pumpkin pie
1. Mix together all the dry ingredients in one bowl. In a separate bowl, mix together egg with milk, vegetable oil and vanilla.
2. Combine wet and dry ingredients together and mix just untill combined.
3. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F. Line standard muffin tins with foil liners. Grease with oil and scoop about 2-3 table spoonful of batter for each muffin. Top with pecan halves and bake in the oven for 20-25 minutes until golden brown and toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. Cool in a pan on a rack.
4. For carame glaze: mix together all the ingredients in a sauce pan and bring to boil. Turn down the heat and cook for about 5 minutes until syrup is thickened but still pourable. Pour the glaze over the muffins that are still slightly warm. Remove muffins from a pan and cool completely on a rack.