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Savoury Muffins

  • Author: Nithya Narasimhan
  • Prep Time: 8 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 28 minutes
  • Yield: 5 1x
  • Diet: Halal


These Savory muffins are stuffed with healthy vegetables are wonderfully delicious, cheesy, flavourful and on your table in less than 25 minutes! 


  • 1 cup all-purpose flour 
  • 1 Egg 
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 
  • 1/4 cup milk 
  • 3/4 cup cheese 
  • 1 cup Spinach 
  • 1/2 cup carrot 
  • 2 teaspoon sweetcorn 
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili flakes 
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic 
  • 1/2 teaspoon oregano 
  • 1/4 teaspoon mixed Italian herbs 
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper powder 
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt 
  • 1/4 cup butter (unsalted) 


  1. Pre-heat oven to 180 degrees C/350 degrees. Line a muffin tin with a muffin case. 
  2. Add 1/2 teaspoon baking powder and 1/4 teaspoon baking soda to 1 cup All-purpose flour, mix well to combine. 
  3. Take 1 cup chopped spinach, 1/2 cup grated carrot, and 2 tablespoon sweetcorns to a mixing bowl. 
  4. Over medium heat, melt butter, add 1/2 teaspoon garlic,1/2 teaspoon pepper powder, 1/2 teaspoon chili flakes, 1/2 teaspoon Italian herbs, 1/2 teaspoon oregano. Stir for just a few seconds. 
  5. Pour in the melted butter to vegetables that are in the bowl, mix well. 
  6. Now, add 1/4 cup milk, 1 egg, 3/4 cup cheese, mix well. 
  7. Add the 1 cup all-purpose flour. 
  8. Mix well to a batter consistency. Pour the muffin batter into the muffin case and bake for 20 to 25 minutes. 


1. If you are using any ingredient that releases water (such as tomato, spinach, etc.) squeeze to remove the excess water else the muffin may become runny. Another option here is to add less of the liquid ingredients such as milk or water. 

2. Grease the muffin tins so that it doesn’t stick to the sides. You can also use silicon moulds to bake without greasing. 

3. Some great options for your muffins:

• Protein rich: ham, sausage, chicken, chorizo, bacon, etc. 

• Cheese: swiss, mozzarella, feta, cheddar, or a combination, etc. 

• Veggies: Mushrooms, bell peppers, onion, kale, broccoli, artichokes, tomato, spinach, etc. 

  • Category: breakfast
  • Method: baking
  • Cuisine: American

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