Pumpkin-Oat Muffins

I love fall. The leaves change colors. The nights (and days) get cooler. It’s sweatshirt season. And of course, pumpkin flavored everything! Yes. I am one of those nuts. I love pumpkin. Which brings us to my favorite pumpkin muffin recipe!

Pumpkin-Oat Muffins

1 cup pumpkin puree
2 eggs
1/2 cup vegetable or coconut oil
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 sugar (optional: plus more to sprinkle on top)
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
3/4 teaspoon pumpkin spice
1 cup flour
1/2 cup rolled oats (optional: more for sprinkling on top)

Mix puree, eggs, oil, vanilla, and sugar thoroughly.
Add salt, baking powder, baking soda, and pumpkin spice and mix.
Mix in flour.
Fold in oats.
Fill muffin tins 3/4th full.
Optional: sprinkle tops with additional sugar and oats.
Bake at 375*F for 15 to 20 minutes.

Want to learn how to make your own homemade pumpkin puree to make these muffins even better? Check out my other post here.


Have you tried pumpkin mufins? Tell me about it.


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