Cheesy Muffins with Pesto Recipe

Looking for an easy Cheesy muffins with pesto recipe? Learn how to make Cheesy muffins with pesto using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by berrybaba

Makes 12 servings



You can play with these muffins and vary them as you please - delicious with a pinch of paprika, chilli powder, or extra cayenne pepper. Add bacon pieces, or substitute some of the cheese for other kinds, Parmesan works well.

Recipe Ingredients for Cheesy muffins with pesto

1 egg
1 cup milk
30 g butter, melted
3/4 cup plain flour
1/4 c cornstarch
1 c whole wheat flour
2 1/8 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 pinch pepper
1 tablespoon chopped fresh herbs
1 cup grated cheese
4 T Green Pesto
1/2 t hungarian paprika
1/2 t chili flakes
1/2 t coriander powder
1/4 t nutmeg

Recipe Directions for Cheesy muffins with pesto

  1. Preheat oven to 200C (190C fan forced). Prepare muffin pans, either by coating with

  2. non-stick spray, or using paper patty cups.

  3. Whisk egg and milk together. Add melted butter and whisk well.

  4. Add remaining ingredients, combine together quickly, but take care not to over mix.

  5. Pour mixture into prepared muffin pans, and bake for 15 minutes.

  6. Cool in pans for 5 minutes, before transferring to a wire rack

Categories

Cheese

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 61.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
161
Calories from Fat
65
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.2g
11%
Saturated Fat
3.9g
20%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
33mg
11%
Sodium
177mg
7%
Potassium
161mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
18.2g
6%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
1.4g
Protein
5.7g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 15% Iron 7%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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