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Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins

Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins with a sweet toffee streusel topping! These muffins are good for breakfast, snack time, or dessert! 

Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins Recipe on twopeasandtheirpod.com I love everything about these muffins!

I am determined to make your Monday better with Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins. That’s right, pumpkin, toffee, AND chocolate all wrapped up in one little muffin! Oh, and did I mention that there is also a toffee streusel on top? There is! Your Monday just got better, huh? Now, I just wish you could reach in your computer screen and grab a muffin. I am still trying to figure out how to make that work. Hopefully someday because we always have a lot of food to share:)

Until I figure it out, you will have to make Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins on your own. Don’t worry, they are super easy to make and SO worth a little effort.

Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins Recipe on twopeasandtheirpod.com WOW! All of my favorites in one muffin!

Monday mornings are always the hardest. I usually save breakfast treats for weekends. We love making pancakes, waffles, French toast, or muffins on the weekends, but rarely make them during the week. The weekend mornings are more relaxed and we have more time, but today, I am changing things up. I am starting Monday with Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins. I know these muffins will make my day and week a whole lot better.

Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins Recipe on twopeasandtheirpod.com  All of my favorites in one muffin!

The pumpkin muffins have all of my favorite fall spices: cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, and cloves. The muffins are also nice and moist thanks to the pumpkin, oil, and eggs.

Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins on twopeasandtheirpod.com  #recipe

The muffins would be good if I stopped there, but I didn’t. I added in toffee bits and mini chocolate chips. Oh, yeah!

Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins on twopeasandtheirpod.com  Breakfast or dessert? These are good anytime of the day!

The muffins would be really good if I stopped there, but I didn’t. I topped the muffins off with toffee streusel and more mini chocolate chips. Streusel is always a good idea, especially when toffee and chocolate are involved.

The toffee and mini chocolate chips make these muffins all kinds of awesome! They are a must make for fall…and for Monday.

Start  your week off right with Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins. And the beauty of these muffins? They are good anytime of the day. You can eat them for breakfast, as a snack, or for dessert. And if you want them to be your dinner. I won’t judge. It’s Monday. Do whatever you need to do!

Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins on twopeasandtheirpod.com  The perfect fall muffin!

Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins

Yield: 12 muffins

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 18-20 minutes

Total Time: 30 minutes

Spiced pumpkin muffins with toffee bits, mini chocolate chips, and a toffee streusel topping! These muffins are good for breakfast, snack time, or dessert!

Ingredients:

For the muffins:
1 1/2 cups Gold Medal all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
1/8 teaspoon ground cloves
1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup pumpkin puree (not pumpkin pie filling)
3/4 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup canola oil
2 large eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 cup toffee bits
1/3 cup mini chocolate chips

For the toffee streusel topping:
3 tablespoons Gold Medal all-purpose flour
2 tablespoons brown sugar
2 tablespoons cold butter
1/4 cup toffee bits
1/4 cup mini chocolate chips

Directions:

1. Preheat the oven to 350ºF. Line a muffin pan with paper liners or spray with cooking spray. Set aside.

2. In a medium bowl, whisk together flour, spices, baking soda, and salt. Set aside.

3. In a large bowl, combine the pumpkin, sugar, oil, eggs, and vanilla. Stir until smooth.

4. Gradually add the dry ingredients to the pumpkin mixture, and stir until just combined. Stir in the toffee bits and mini chocolate chips.

5. Divide the batter among lined muffin cups, filling each cup 3/4 full.

6. To make the streusel, in a small bowl combine the flour, brown sugar, toffee bits, and mini chocolate chips. Cut the butter into the mixture using your fingers until mixture is coarse and crumbly. Sprinkle about a tablespoon of the mixture over each unbaked muffin.

7. Bake muffins for 18-20 minutes, or until a toothpick stuck in the middle comes out with just a few crumbs. Let cool to room temperature before serving.

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66 Responses to “Pumpkin Toffee Chocolate Chip Muffins”

  1. 1
    Beth Sachs (@jamandcream) — November 4, 2013 @ 3:07 am

    Great recipe! We always tend to have cereal on a weekday and have treats like pancakes at the weekend but these would make great grab and go breakfasts on any day of the week

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    Averie @ Averie Cooks — November 4, 2013 @ 3:27 am

    That crumbly topping would make any morning better! And so moist and soft with the pumpkin, too, I bet!

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    Skye — November 4, 2013 @ 4:42 am

    You had me at toffee for breakfast. These are adorable… Truly.

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    Marie @ Little Kitchie — November 4, 2013 @ 7:15 am

    I wish I could reach through the computer screen for one of those, too! :) They look amazing!

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    Sommer @ ASpicyPerspective — November 4, 2013 @ 7:35 am

    I could so eat several of these right now! Mmmmm!! :)

  6. 6

    Oh yah! What a GREAT little muffin!! Perfect to go with morning coffee!

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    Melanie @ Carmel Moments — November 4, 2013 @ 8:22 am

    Wow. Love this combo of flavors. I’m sure these rock!

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    Christina — November 4, 2013 @ 8:27 am

    These muffins look so perfect they should be in a window display at a bakery. Yummy!

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    Cookbook Queen — November 4, 2013 @ 8:30 am

    These muffins are perfection!! That crumb topping and chocolate chips are killin it!!

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    Tieghan — November 4, 2013 @ 8:49 am

    These look perfect! The crumb topping is just, wow!! I would love one!

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    Karly — November 4, 2013 @ 8:51 am

    Best Monday I’ve had in a long time, thanks to these muffins! Love that crumb topping!

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    Kevin @ Closet Cooking — November 4, 2013 @ 8:56 am

    These would be such a great way to wake up in the morning!

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    Traci — November 4, 2013 @ 9:11 am

    Wow Maria, these look absolutely delicious! What a decadent looking muffin–putting this on our Sunday morning breakfast list.

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    Lori @ RecipeGirl — November 4, 2013 @ 9:14 am

    I love these!! Great flavors… all in one!

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    Erin | The Law Student's Wife — November 4, 2013 @ 9:36 am

    Toffee is a totally under-appreciated flavor that adds a serious bang of irremissibility wherever it goes! Never thought about it on muffins, but you have sold me!

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    Laura (Blogging Over Thyme) — November 4, 2013 @ 9:42 am

    These muffins!! That streusel!! I need one :)

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    Erica — November 4, 2013 @ 9:44 am

    I’m always looking for a new pumpkin recipe :) How yummy are these? That topping? omgosh! Deliciousness. I bake on the weekends so we have easy grab and go breakfasts too

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    Aimee @ Simple Bites — November 4, 2013 @ 9:48 am

    I need these for breakfast!

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    Katrina @ Warm Vanilla Sugar — November 4, 2013 @ 9:50 am

    Mmm I love the crumble on top. These look great!

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    bridget {bake at 350} — November 4, 2013 @ 9:56 am

    These look so incredible!! How can they be wrong with pumpkin, toffee and chocolate?!? Will have to make them for school breakfast for kiddo soon!

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    nest of posies — November 4, 2013 @ 10:30 am

    sounds positively delish!

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    Belinda @themoonblushbaker — November 4, 2013 @ 10:56 am

    That topping is the bomb! i want to sprinkle it on everything now.

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    Meagan @ A Zesty Bite — November 4, 2013 @ 10:59 am

    These look great and you can never go wrong with toffee and chocolate.

  24. 24
    Natalie @ Tastes Lovely — November 4, 2013 @ 11:13 am

    I love toffee & I love pumpkin. Can’t wait to try these flavors together : )

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    Marian (Sweetopia) — November 4, 2013 @ 11:17 am

    Oh wow – I love the topping and chocolate touches!

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    Stacey — November 4, 2013 @ 11:18 am

    I am totally making these with our breakfast for dinner night this week. The kids will be so excited, and me too!!

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    Julie @ Table for Two — November 4, 2013 @ 11:25 am

    I love the streusel on top of these muffins! The pumpkin/toffee/chocolate chips are to die for!

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    marla — November 4, 2013 @ 11:35 am

    These muffins have the perfect crumb topping!

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    tinasdeliciousdishes.com — November 4, 2013 @ 12:32 pm

    Wow! It looks as though the streusel is popping out of the muffin top! Great shots

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    Angie | Big Bear's Wife — November 4, 2013 @ 2:04 pm

    I’d love to bite right into one of those!

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    Barbara @ Barbara Bakes — November 4, 2013 @ 2:41 pm

    Such a fun way to change up pumpkin muffins.

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    HeatherChristo — November 4, 2013 @ 3:23 pm

    oh, i just love streusal topped muffins!

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    Emily @ Life on Food — November 4, 2013 @ 3:26 pm

    Not sure what else you could add to make these any better.

  34. 34

    These muffins are rocking my world! Love the flavors!

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    Gaby — November 4, 2013 @ 6:28 pm

    omg. I am way into these!! love love love

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    Angelyn @ Everyday Desserts — November 4, 2013 @ 6:38 pm

    I NEED these for breakfast!!

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    Lana @ Never Enough Thyme — November 4, 2013 @ 8:53 pm

    Now that’s a muffin! Just about as perfect a muffin as I’ve ever seen.

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    Laura (Tutti Dolci) — November 5, 2013 @ 1:24 am

    I am loving that toffee streusel!

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    Chung-Ah | Damn Delicious — November 5, 2013 @ 3:24 am

    I could have one of these muffins every single morning!

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