Some pumpkin chocolate chip muffin recipes are almost too good to wait for, like these from the famous Carriage Inn Bed & Breakfast.
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins presented by The Carriage Inn Bed & Breakfast
4 eggs 3 cups flour 2 cup sugar 1 cup canola oil 1/2 tsp. cinnamon 2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1 small can pumpkin, about 15 oz. 1 12-oz. package semi-sweet chocolate chips, mini-size preferred Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Beat eggs and sugar. Mix in rest of the ingredients. Spray muffin pans with non-stick cooking spray. Fill each section 3/4 full. Bake in pre heated oven approximately 20 minutes or until lightly browned. Makes about 24 medium muffins.
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins
12 Regular or 48 miniature muffins Make one or two days ahead for best flavor. 1/2 c (1 1/4 ounces) sliced,unblanched Almonds 1 2/3 c All-purpose flour 1 c Granulated sugar 1 tb Pumpkin pie spice 1 ts baking soda 1/4 ts baking powder 1/4 ts salt 2 lg Eggs 1 c Plain pumpkin (half of a 1 lb Can) 1/2 c (1 stick) butter, melted 1 c (6 ounces) chocolate chips Heat oven to 350 F. Put almonds on a baking sheet pie pan and bake about 5 minutes, just until lightly browned; watch carefully so almonds don't burn. (You can also toast them in a toaster oven.) Slide almonds off the baking sheet so they cool quickly. Grease muffin cups, or use foil or paper baking cups. Thoroughly mix flour, sugar, pie spice, baking soda, baking powder, and salt in a large bowl. Break eggs into another bowl. Add pumpkin and butter, and whisk until well blended. Stir in chocolate chips and almonds. Pour over dry ingredients and fold in with a rubber spatula just until dry ingredients are moistened. Scoop batter evenly into muffin cups. Bake 20 to 25 minutes, or until puffed and springy to the touch in the center. Turn out onto a rack to cool. Wrap in a plastic bag and keep for 1 or 2 days. Reheat before serving. Source: Muffins By Elizabeth Alston