Peach Streusel Muffins
If you're using frozen peach slices, thaw them; then drain any liquid before
1/4 cup butter or margarine, softened
1/3 cup sugar
1 large egg
2 1/3 cups all-purpose flour
1 tablespoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup milk
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups fresh or frozen peeled peaches, chopped
1/4 cup sugar
3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
2 1/2 tablespoons chilled butter or margarine
Beat 1/4 cup butter at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy;
gradually add 1/3 cup sugar, beating until light and fluffy. Add egg, beating
Combine 2 1/3 cups flour, baking powder, and salt. Add flour mixture to butter
mixture alternately with milk, stirring well after each addition. Stir in
vanilla extract, and fold in chopped peaches.
Spoon muffin batter into greased or paper-lined muffin pan, filling two-thirds
Combine 1/4 cup sugar, 3 tablespoons flour, and cinnamon; cut in 2 1/2
tablespoons butter with pastry blender or fork until mixture resembles crumbs.
Sprinkle evenly over muffin batter.
Bake at 375° for 20 minutes or until golden. Remove from pans, and cool on wire
YIELD: Makes 1 dozen
PREPARATION TIME: 20 min.
COOKING TIME: Bake: 20 min.