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Toasted Almond Muffins

Toasted Almond Muffins

Toasted Almond Muffins have a wonderful combination of orange and almond flavors. They are great for breakfast or brunch and make a perfect snack or a light dessert too.


  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose baking mix
  • 1 can (12 fluid ounces) NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 cup sliced, toasted almonds, divided
  • 1 cup powdered sugar, sifted
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons orange juice


  1. Heat oven to 375 degrees F. Grease or paper-line 18 muffin cups.
  2. Combine baking mix, evaporated milk, granulated sugar, vegetable oil and egg in large mixer bowl. Beat on high speed for 30 seconds or until blended.
  3. Fold in 3/4 cup almonds.
  4. Spoon batter into prepared muffin cups, filling 2/3 full.
  5. Bake for 15 to 18 minutes, or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean.
  6. Remove to wire racks to cool completely.
  7. Combine powdered sugar and orange juice in small bowl. Spread over each muffin; sprinkle with remaining almonds.

Yield: 18 muffins | Prep Time: 12 minutes | Total Time: 29

Nutrition Facts Serving Size: 1/18 of recipe Servings Per Recipe: 18 Calories: 230 Calories from Fat: 100 Total Fat: 11g (17% of DV) Saturated Fat: 2.5g (13% of DV) Cholesterol: 20mg (6% of DV) Sodium: 230mg (10% of DV) Carbohydrates: 31g (10% of DV) Dietary Fiber: .5g (3% of DV) Sugars: 20g Protein: 4g

Vitamin A: 0% of DV Vitamin C: 0% of DV Calcium: 10% of DV Iron: 4% of DV

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Recipe and photo credit (used with permission): Nestle and