Looking for a delicious apple muffin recipe for kids to use up all those ripe, red apples from your fall harvest? Check out this tasty recipe! Your kids will eat it up!

Celebrate Fall With Delicious Apple Muffins for Kids

Celebrate Fall With Delicious Apple Muffins for Kids
Course Dessert
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 16


  • 2 cups of all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup of brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup of apple butter
  • 1/2 cup margarine chilled and diced
  • 1/2 t. baking soda
  • 1 1/2 t. cinnamon
  • 1/2 t. salt
  • 1 1/2 t. baking powder
  • 1 egg beaten
  • 2/3 c buttermilk or milk
  • 1 t. vanilla extract
  • 2 apples cored peeled and finely chopped. I am in love with this apple peeler.


  1. Combine 1 1/3 cups flour, brown sugar, margarine and apple butter in a large bowl.
  2. Mix with a pastry blender until mixture is the consistency of fine crumbs.
  3. Set aside 1/4 cup for topping add remaining flour baking powder baking soda cinnamon and salt to same bowl. Mix well.
  4. Slowly stir in milk or butter milk egg vanilla and apples stir until just moistened.
  5. Evenly divide batter among 16 greased muffin cups.
  6. Sprinkle with preserved topping bake at 400° for 20 to 24 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  7. Makes 16 muffins.