Savory Spicy Winter Muffins
YaQutullah Ibraheem Muhammad, MS, RDN, LD
Heat oven to 400°F. Grease muffin tin with butter.
Mix flour, sugars, spices, baking powder, and salt in a large bowl. Cut in butter with pastry blender or a food processor until crumbly.
Beat egg in a medium bowl; stir in pumpkin, raisins, orange zest, and buttermilk. Add to flour mixture until just blended.
Fill muffin cups ¾ full. Sprinkle tops with sugar.
Bake for 20 to 25 minutes until lightly browned and a toothpick comes out of the center clean.
Serve with apple, pecan, or lemon butter.