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Double Chocolate Ricotta Muffins

 
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These chocolaty, moist and buttery muffins are so delicious, it is a great way to use up some of the leftover ricotta cheese that adds the creaminess and moisture into the muffins.

Yield

16

servings

Prep

15

min

Cook

20

min

Ready

40

min

Trans-fat Free, Low Sodium
 

Ingredients

1 cup ricotta cheese
2 large eggs
1 ⅓ cups milk
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
pure
¼ cup butter, unsalted
melted and cooled
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 ¼ cups sugar
2 teaspoons baking powder
½ teaspoon salt
cup cocoa powder
dutch processed and sifted
1 cup chocolate chips
semi-sweet
*

Directions

Preheat oven to 350℉ (180℃). Place rack in the middle of the oven.

Line 16 muffin pans with paper liners or spray with cooking spray, or grease with butter.

In a medium sized bowl, whisk the ricotta cheese and then add the eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.

Pour in the milk, vanilla extract, and cooled and melted butter, mixing well. Set aside.

In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, and cocoa powder.

Stir in the ricotta mixture into the flour mixture until moist and incorporated .

Then gently fold in the chocolate chips. Do not over mix. Spoon the batter evenly among the 16 muffin cups.

Put in the oven and bake 18 to 22 minutes or until lightly browned and a wooden stick inserted in the center comes out clean.

Cool in the pan on a wire rack for about 15 minutes. Transfer muffins onto wire rack.

Serve warm or at room temperature.

 

* not incl. in nutrient facts

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 74g (2.6 oz)
Amount per Serving
Calories 18527% of calories from fat
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 6g 9%
Saturated Fat 3g 16%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 40mg 13%
Sodium 99mg 4%
Total Carbohydrate 10g 10%
Dietary Fiber 2g 6%
Sugars g
Protein 9g
Vitamin A 4% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 6% Iron 8%
* based on a 2,000 calorie diet How is this calculated?

 

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