Mix all dry ingredients except the sweetener. Set aside.
If using butter, mix butter with Swerve for about three minutes. If using avocado oil, mix with sweetener.
Add eggs and mix well for three minutes.
Add sour cream and almond milk.
Add Choc zero maple syrup. If you don't have that, add maple extract.
Gently mix in the dry mixture, followed by pecans. (Save a little pecans for garnish if desired).
Spray muffin liners with a gluten free baking spray.
Use ice cream scoop to scoop evenly into 12 muffin liners.
Bake for 15 to 22 minutes or until golden brown.
Prepare maple glaze and spoon over the top.