Apple Corn Muffins

Number of Servings: 12 (69 g)
Active Time: 10 min.
Total Time: 30 min.
Apple Corn Muffins

The keys to a good corn muffin are (1) don’t overmix the batter and (2) don’t overbake. Adding apple and corn to the mix helps retain moisture.

Tip: Frozen, canned, or fresh corn will all work equally well.


  • 2 cups flour
  • ½ cup yellow cornmeal
  • ¼ cup brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp. baking powder
  • ¼ tsp. salt
  • ¾ cup skim milk
  • 1 egg
  • 1 apple, peeled and chopped
  • ½ cup corn


  1. Preheat the oven to 425ºF. Line a 12-cup muffin pan with paper or foil liners.
  2. In a large bowl, combine the flour, cornmeal, brown sugar, baking powder and salt. Stir to blend evenly.
  3. In a separate bowl, whisk together the milk and egg. Stir in the apple and corn.
  4. Pour the wet mixture into the flour mixture. Stir gently until just moistened. Some lumps are okay.
  5. Fill prepared muffin cups two-thirds full and bake until springy to the touch (18-22 minutes).

Nutrition Facts

12 servings per container

Serving Size 69 g

Amount per serving
Calories 130
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 1g 1%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.5g
Monounsaturated Fat 0.5g
Cholesterol 16mg 5%
Sodium 155mg 7%
Total Carbohydrate 27g 10%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Total Sugars 6g
Includes 3g Added Sugars 6%
Sugar Alcohol 0g
Other Carbohydrate 20g
Protein 4g
Vitamin D 0.3mcg 0%
Calcium 112.4mg 8%
Iron 1.4mg 6%
Potassium 100mg 2%
Vitamin A 17.4mcg 2%
Vitamin C 1mg 2%
Vitamin E 0.1mg 0%
Vitamin K 0.2mcg 0%
Thiamin 0.2mg 15%
Riboflavin 0.2mg 15%
Niacin 2.3mg 15%
Vitamin B6 0.1mg 0%
Folate 67.2mcg 17%
Vitamin B12 0.1mcg 4%
Biotin 1.8mcg 6%
Chloride 22.9mg 2%
Pantothenate 0.3mg 0%
Phosphorus 179.5mg 15%
Iodine 5.9mcg 4%
Magnesium 16.7mg 4%
Zinc 0.4mg 0%
Selenium 9.7mcg 20%
Copper 0.1mg 10%
Manganese 0.2mg 8%
Chromium 1.7mcg 6%
Molybdenum 4.2mcg 8%

* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.


Enriched All Purpose Flour (unbleached Wheat Flour, Niacin, Reduced Iron, Thiamine Mononitrate, Riboflavin, Folic Acid), Skim Milk, Apples, Whole Yellow Corn, Whole Grain Yellow Cornmeal, Eggs, Brown Sugar, Baking Powder (sodium Bicarbonate, Sodium Acid Pyrophosphate), Salt.

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