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Caramel Nut-Topped Muffins

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caramel nut topped muffins are made with melted brown sugar and baked with walnuts and wheat flour. Flavored with cinnamon, these sinfully delcious caramel muffins are a special treat for kids.
  Firmly packed brown sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Margarine 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Chopped pecans/Chopped walnuts 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Eggs 2
  Milk 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Margarine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  All purpose flour 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Whole wheat flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Granulated sugar 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Tablespoon
  Cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon

Into each muffin cup, measure 2 tsp (10 mL) brown sugar and 1 tsp (5 mL) margarine.
Place in preheated oven for 2 minutes to melt.
Remove from oven and add 2 tsp (10 mL) nuts to each cup.
Set aside.
In a bowl, beat eggs with a fork.
Blend in milk and melted margarine.
In a large bowl, combine all-purpose flour, whole-wheat flour, sugar, baking powder, cinnamon and salt.
Add liquid mixture, stirring just until moistened and blended.
Do not overmix.
Spoon batter into muffin tin.
Bake in preheated oven for about 20 minutes.
Invert pan onto a plate so caramel nut topping is on top.
Serve warm.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3630 Calories from Fat 1679

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 191 g294.3%

Saturated Fat 33.7 g168.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 439.9 mg146.6%

Sodium 2448.6 mg102%

Total Carbohydrates 441 g147.2%

Dietary Fiber 29.1 g116.3%

Sugars 189.3 g

Protein 61 g122.3%

Vitamin A 130.8% Vitamin C 1.6%

Calcium 161.1% Iron 111.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Caramel Nut-Topped Muffins Recipe