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Pumpkin Muffins

Yield Makes 2 dozen


  • 3 cups self-rising flour
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 (15-ounce) can pumpkin
  • 2 cups chopped dates
  • 1 cup chopped pecans, toasted
  • Vegetable cooking spray
  • Brown sugar

How to Make It

  1. Stir together first 3 ingredients in a large bowl, and make a well in center of mixture.

  2. Stir together eggs, oil, and pumpkin; add to dry ingredients, stirring just until moistened. Stir in dates and pecans.

  3. Place paper baking cups in muffin pans, and coat with cooking spray; spoon batter into cups, filling two-thirds full. Sprinkle with brown sugar.

  4. Bake at 400° for 18 to 20 minutes. Remove from pans immediately, and cool on wire racks.

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