Pumpkin Muffins with Caramel Pecan Topping

Caramel Pecan Topping

A delicious caramel topping that is perfect for pumpkin muffins, bread and more.
Course Dessert
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Author Kerrie @ Family Food and Travel


  • 1 can sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/4 cup firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup salted butter
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • pinch of cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup pecan pieces


  1. Place all ingredients (except pecans) in a saucepan and bring to a boil mixing continuously. Allow to boil for a few minutes and keep mixing until mixture has thickened.
  2. You can add pecans to the mixture, or use the pecans as a garnish once topping is on the muffins.