Our Best Muffin Recipes Worth Waking Up For

If you're like us, you may be doing a little #quarantinebaking to relieve stress and pass the time. From sweet to savory, we're sharing our 20 favorite muffin recipes.
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Whole-Wheat Hummingbird Muffins

Whole-Wheat Hummingbird Muffins recipe

Toasted pecans offer some crunch to these muffins, and they're sweetened with pineapple and mashed banana.

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Strawberry Rhubarb Muffins

Strawberry Rhubarb Muffins

We pair tart (rhubarb) with sweet (strawberry) and topped these muffins with a simple streusel topping for a perfect dessert treat.

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Smoked Avocado Cheddar Muffins

Cheddar Muffin recipe

Cheddar Muffin recipe

Bake sweet or savory muffins for satisfying, healthy snacks or to-go breakfasts.

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Paleo Blueberry Almond Crumble Muffins

Paleo Blueberry Almond Crumble Muffins recipe

These hand-held blueberry treats are the perfect way to start your day.

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Mini Blueberry Muffins

Mini blueberry muffins recipe

Mini blueberry muffins recipe

These mini blueberry muffins will give you a mid-morning pick-me-up without the sugar crash.

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Almond Butter and Banana Muffins

Almond Butter and Banana Muffins recipe

These just might be the easiest muffins you’ll ever make: Simply whiz in the food processor, stir in some add-ons and bake.

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Cinnamon Zucchini Muffins

Cinnamon Zucchini Muffins Recipe

Fragrant and flavorful, these vegetable-packed muffins are a wonderful treat any time of day.

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Gluten-Free Mocha Hazelnut Muffins

Gluten-Free Mocha Hazelnut Muffins recipe

Chocolate and coffee are a natural and delicious pairing. Nutty and fudgy, these rich muffins are moist and flavorful.

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Sage Corn Muffins

Sage Corn Muffins

Sage Corn Muffins

These corn muffins are ready in 40 minutes and contain only 133 calories and 7 grams of sugar per serving.

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Pear Chocolate Chip Pecan Muffins

Pear Chocolate Chip Pecan Muffin recipe

Pear Chocolate Chip Pecan Muffin recipe

These easy muffins are only 155 calories per serving.

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Sweet or Savory Maple Squash Muffins

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The base of these muffins is just mildly sweet, meaning you can go one of two ways with your add-ins: Incorporate dark chocolate chips for a sweet version, or add sesame seeds and green onions for a savory spin.

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Pomegranate, Walnut & Apple Muffins

Pomegranate Walnut and Apple Muffins Recipe

Pomegranate Walnut and Apple Muffins Recipe

These breakfast apple muffins have only 149 calories a serving.

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Blueberry Crumble Muffins

lowfat low cholesterol breakfast recipe

lowfat low cholesterol breakfast recipe

These muffins were a huge hit with readers, offering all the sweet, crumbly goodness of your favorite blueberry muffin with half the fat!

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Peanut Butter Maple Banana Muffins

Peanut Butter Maple Banana Muffins Recipe

Peanut Butter Maple Banana Muffins Recipe

These Peanut Butter Banana Muffins can be made ahead and frozen for a fantastic breakfast treat anytime.

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Chipotle Cheddar Sweet Potato Muffins

Chipotle Cheddar Sweet Potato Muffins

Chipotle Cheddar Sweet Potato Muffins

Can't resist a cheesy, savory snack? These muffins are sinfully cheesy and portable, and they won't stain your fingertips orange!

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Buttermilk Orange Muffins with Spiced Walnut Topping

low fat low calorie muffin recipe

low fat low calorie muffin recipe

These flavorful, slightly sweet muffins make a low-calorie breakfast.

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Orange Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

Orange Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

Orange Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

These high-fiber, low-calorie muffins make a perfect breakfast treat.

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Cranberry Pecan Streusel Muffins

Cranberry Pecan Steusel Muffins

Cranberry Pecan Steusel Muffins

Customize these whole-grain muffins by using your choice of cranberry sauce, but we love the kick from our Grapefruit & Cranberry Sauce. You’ll want to make a double batch of cranberry sauce this year to make certain you have extra for these treats!

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Ginger Raspberry Muffin Scones & Peach Jam

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These almond flour scones have the consistency of a muffin, but the shape of a scone. The quick peach jam adds a fruity flavor punch.

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Blueberry Cornbread Muffins with Cornmeal Streusel

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A classic combination, sweet-tart blueberries pair perfectly with earthy cornmeal in these dessert muffins with a buttery oat topping. 

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