Sour Cream Maple-Walnut Muffins Recipe

Jump To Recipe
Avatar Author's default profile picture
Theda Published: June 26, 2021
Sour Cream Maple-Walnut Muffins Recipe

How To Make Sour Cream Maple-Walnut Muffins

Treat yourself with these soft and moist maple-walnut muffins that are made extra fluffy with sour cream, for a delectable baked dish.

Preparation: 28 minutes
Cooking: 20 minutes
Total: 48 minutes



  • cupsall-purpose flour
  • tspbaking powder
  • ¼tspbaking soda
  • ¼tspsalt
  • 5tbspunsalted butter
  • ¼cupgranulated sugar,plus 1 tsp
  • ¼cuplight brown sugar,firmly packed
  • 1largeegg
  • 6tbspsour cream
  • 6tbspVermont maple syrup
  • 2tbspwalnuts,finely chopped
  • tspground cinnamon


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Place paper liners in 12 muffin cups.

  2. In a medium bowl, stir together flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.

  3. Using an electric mixer, cream butter, granulated sugar, and ¼ cup brown sugar on medium-high speed for 3 minutes, until light and fluffy. Add egg and beat well.

  4. In a small bowl, whisk together sour cream and maple syrup.

  5. At low speed, add ½ the dry ingredients to the butter-sugar mixture. Pour in ½ the sour cream mixture. Add remaining dry ingredients in 2 batches, alternating with sour cream mixture. Beat until just blended.

  6. In a small bowl, stir together walnuts, cinnamon, and remaining granulated sugar.

  7. Pour batter into muffin cups. Sprinkle top of each muffin with walnut mixture.

  8. Bake for about 20 minutes until muffins are golden brown. Place tins on a wire rack to cool for about 5 minutes.

  9. Remove from tins and serve warm.


  • Calories: 178.77kcal
  • Fat: 7.33g
  • Saturated Fat: 3.96g
  • Trans Fat: 0.20g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 1.82g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.95g
  • Carbohydrates: 26.29g
  • Fiber: 0.52g
  • Sugar: 13.40g
  • Protein: 2.51g
  • Cholesterol: 31.34mg
  • Sodium: 118.16mg
  • Calcium: 69.28mg
  • Potassium: 63.18mg
  • Iron: 0.95mg
  • Vitamin A: 57.71µg
  • Vitamin C: 0.07mg
Continue Reading Below
Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!

Continue Reading Below
Continue Reading Below

Related Recipes

Thai Chicken Skewers Recipe
BBQ & Grilled

Thai Chicken Skewers

These Thai chicken skewers are marinated in coconut milk, curry…
Total 1 hr 15 mins
Twix Brownies Recipe
Bars and Brownies

Twix Brownies

This is one of those recipes that you know is…
Total 30 mins
Ranch Pretzels Recipe

Ranch Pretzels

For a quick snack make these Ranch Pretzels. These make…
Total 25 mins
Pink Velvet Cake Recipe

Pink Velvet Cake

This rich decadent Pink Velvet Cake is going to be…
Total 1 hr 10 mins
Shamrock Shakes Recipe

Shamrock Shakes

Shamrock Shake. This minty-vanilla ice cream shake is such a…
Total 5 mins
Continue Reading Below

Leave a comment

Replying to