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Cream Cheese Pumpkin Muffins

A wonderful muffin with a surprising filling of cream cheese! Yum! A great way to use pumpkin. I've changed it a little and added my own cream cheese icing.




  • (8 oz.) pkg. cream cheese, softened
  • 1 egg
  • 1 Tbsp. sugar


  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 tsp. pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 2 eggs, lightly beaten
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 cup pumpkin
  • 1/2 cup oil


  • 1 (250 g) package Cream Cheese, softened
  • 1/4 cup butter, melted
  • 2 cups icing sugar
  • 1 tsp. lemon juice


For the filling, in a small mixing bowl, beat the cream cheese, egg and sugar until smooth; set aside. In a large bowl, combine the flour, pumpkin pie spice, baking soda and salt. Beat the eggs, sugar, pumpkin and oil; stir into dry ingredients just until moistened.

Divide half of the batter among 24 greased or paper-lined muffin cups. Drop filling by teaspoonfuls over batter. Top with remaining batter.

Bake at 350 degrees F for 20-22 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean. Cool for 5 minutes before removing from pans to wire rack.

To make icing, mix one package of softened cream cheese with melted butter and 2 cups of icing sugar until smooth. Add one teaspoon of lemon juice. Frost cupcakes after they have cooled.

Servings: 24
Time:20 Minutes Preparation Time
20 Minutes Cooking Time


By morbetomommy from Topeka, KS

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February 26, 20130 found this helpful

Are these muffins or cupcakes? The title says muffins but the directions for the icing says cupcakes.

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