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11Ingredients
240Calories
50Minutes

These savory muffins make a great dish to make for brunch. Studded with chorizo and chives, these muffins are so full of flavor. At under 250 calories, these are a great option for a light breakfast when you are on the go. A touch of tumeric adds some added health benefits!

Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon turmeric
  • Espelette pepper
  • salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 125 grams melted butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 125 grams flour
  • 100 grams chorizo (diced)
  • 4 ounces cream cheese
  • 1/2 bunch chives
  • ground black pepper

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. In a bowl, mix the flour with the salt, turmeric, baking powder, and Espelette pepper.
  3. In another bowl, whisk the eggs with the butter.
  4. Make a well in the flour and pour in the egg and butter mixture. Mix well and then add the chorizo. Divide the dough into small molds or cupcake trays and bake for about 20 minutes.
  5. In a bowl, mash the cream cheese with a fork.
  6. Finely chop the chives and mix with the cream cheese. Add pepper to taste. Fill a pastry bag and decorate the top of the cupcakes once they have cooled.
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NutritionView more

240Calories
Sodium16%DV380mg
Fat29%DV19g
Protein12%DV6g
Carbs4%DV11g
Fiber0%DV0g

PER SERVING *

Calories240Calories from Fat170
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat19g29%
Saturated Fat10g50%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol90mg30%
Sodium380mg16%
Potassium95mg3%
Protein6g12%
Calories from Fat170
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate11g4%
Dietary Fiber0g0%
Sugars0g0%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Reviews(1)

Yummly User
Ashley L. 5 Jul 2015
I was so happy to find this recipe for savory cupcakes. They were perfect for passing around during cocktails one evening. I added a little garlic to the cream cheese and chives and really liked the flavor.