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Recipe: Apple pecan muffins

Take the pain out of back-to-school time with these healthy treats, using Golden Cow butter, from chef Paula McIntyre.

What you'll need

200g plain flour

½ tsp baking soda

75g castor sugar

75g melted and cooled Golden Cow butter

200ml buttermilk

1 egg

50g roughly chopped pecan nuts

1 eating apple, peeled, cored and chopped

Serves 10

Set oven to 180°C/gas 4/350°F and line a muffin tray with 10 muffin liners.

Sift the flour, baking soda and sugar into a bowl. Whisk the melted Golden Cow butter, buttermilk and egg together and add to the dry mixture. Fold together with the pecans and apple. Place in muffin cups and bake for 20 minutes.

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