Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Cheese Scallion Muffins

Cheesy muffins.  Yum. 

These came out perfect and were enjoyed by all. I cut the oil a bit from the original recipe and next time I would add a bit more salt but otherwise they were perfect. 

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Cheese and Scallion Muffins
Adapted from LimeCake

1 1/2 cups flour
2 cups cheddar cheese, grated (8 oz)
1/2 tsp. paprika
1 tsp. baking powder
1/4 tsp. salt
2 scallions, sliced
1 egg
1 cup milk
2 tbsp. olive oil

Spray muffin tray with cooking spray.  In a large mixing bowl, gently toss cheese, flour, baking powder, salt, paprika and scallions.  In a medium bowl, whisk egg, milk and oil.  Add wet ingredients to dry and stir gently to mix until just combined and no flour patches remain. Don't overmix.

Divide among muffin cups and bake for 15 - 20 minutes or until golden and lightly springy.

Total calories = 2018 calories
12 muffins = 168 calories per muffin

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Calories calculated from calorieking.com. Some numbers are approximate and rounded.


  1. Debbi these sound great! I love savory muffins.

  2. These must be delicious. Three cheers for the savory muffins.

  3. Those look yummy! Will have to give the a try. :)

  4. These look amazing! Yum, we must give these a try. Thanks for sharing and linking up to Good Cheap Eats.

  5. They look perfect. Cheese anything gets my vote. Yum. Come over and visit us. We have a wonderful Southern treat to share.

  6. These sound so delicious. I love savory muffins. Yummy! I will have to give these muffins a try.

  7. Yum! If pretty much any recipe involved cheese, I'm there. :) Thanks for the recipe!

    If you'd like, I wanted to invite you over to share your best recipes at my new link party, Recipe Sharing Monday. I'd love for you to join in the fun :)

  8. Those look and sound so delicious! There is always something wonderful about cheese and bread mixture!