Stupid-Easy Recipe for Pumpkin Muffins (#1 Top-Rated)


These fall spiced muffins are so good, you’ll want to make them all year round!

Satisfy your sweet tooth with this easy-to-make recipe for Pumpkin Muffins.

1. Info for Pumpkin Muffins

  • Cook Time: 28 min
  • Total Time: 28 min
  • Servings: 10
  • Calories: 314.16 kcal

2. Ingredients for Pumpkin Muffins

  • 1/2 cup canola oil
  • 1/2 cup (100g) light brown sugar (packed)
  • 1/3 cup (65g) granulated sugar
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 cup (240g) pumpkin purée
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1 3/4 cups (210g) all-purpose flour
  • 1 Tbsp. pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 cup walnuts (chopped)

3. Directions:

3.1 Preheat

Preheat the oven to 425°F.

3.2 Prep

Line the cavities of a 12-cavity muffin pan with muffin/cupcake liners.

Place the canola oil, brown sugar, granulated sugar, vanilla, eggs, pumpkin puree, and milk in a large mixing bowl. Whisk vigorously until smooth and combined.

Add the flour, pumpkin pie spice, baking powder, baking soda, and salt to the bowl. Continue whisking until the mixture is just combined. Do not over-mix.

Fold in the walnuts, mixing until they are evenly distributed in the batter.

Scoop an equal portion of batter into each muffin liner.

3.3 Oven

Bake the muffins on middle rack of oven for 5 minutes.

Reduce oven temperature to 350°F. Continue baking until a toothpick inserted in the center of a muffin comes out clean, 14-16 minutes.

3.4 Check

Check to see that muffins are done. Remove from oven or add time as needed.

3.5 Serve

Allow the muffins to cool in the pan for 5 minutes before removing and serving. Store leftovers in an airtight container at room temperature for 2 days, or refrigerate for 3 days.