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Piña Colada Muffins

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Piña Colada Muffins

If you like piña coladas and getting caught in the rain (cue the music from Rupert Holmes’ Escape, a.k.a the Piña Colada Song), you will love these pinapple and coconut-packed Piña Colada Muffins. The muffins have enough tropical flavor to transport you – if only for a few minutes …

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One Bowl Coconut Muffins

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One Bowl Coconut Muffins
When I am baking breakfast goodies, such as muffins and coffee cakes, I often plan ahead so that my ingredients are ready to go the next morning when I wake up. There are times, however, when I unexpectedly get a craving for a muffin to go with my coffee and need something I …

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Tequila Sunrise Muffins

Tequila Sunrise Muffins

A Tequila Sunrise is a classic brunch cocktail and one of the most popular uses for tequila outside of a margarita. The cocktail is easy to make, with a combination of fresh orange juice, tequila and grenadine – with the grenadine playing a key part by adding both color and sweetness to …

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Baking Bites for Craftsy: Snickerdoodle Bars

Snickerdoodle Bars
Snickerdoodles are always a popular cookie in my kitchen. The cinnamon-topped sugar cookies appeal to just about everyone, from kids to adults. The cookies are typically made by rolling balls of cookie dough in a cinnamon-sugar mixture before baking, a process that gives the cookies their signature look and flavor. I whipped up …

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Chocolate Blueberry Muffins

Chocolate Blueberry Muffins
Chocolate muffins can be tricky to make. Many chocolate muffins don’t have enough chocolate flavor to warrant the name. Other chocolate muffins are too sweet and rich to really be called muffins; they are really just decadent cupcakes without the frosting. Chocolate muffins should not be too sweet, yet should still have a …

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Carrot Muffins with Raisins

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Carrot and Raisin Muffins

When life (or your garden) gives you carrots, you have a couple of options. You could roast them or prepare them in some savory way, you could make carrot cake or you could make a batch of Carrot Muffins with Raisins. I enjoy carrot cake, but I was looking to do something …

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Cranberry Chocolate Chunk Muffins

Cranberry Chocolate Chunk Muffins
Cranberries may be a staple of fall baking, especially around Thanksgiving, but these sweet-tart berries can be a welcome addition to recipes any time of the year. These Cranberry Chocolate Chunk Muffins are a perfect example. In them, whole cranberries add bright bursts of color to the muffins and contrast very well with …

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