Savory Asparagus and Cheese Muffins

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Savory Asparagus and Cheese Muffins
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Description

These Savory Asparagus and Cheese Muffins make a great afternoon snack or can accompany an evening glass of wine. Made with crispy cubed pancetta, golden fried asparagus, melty manchego cheese, and pine nuts, these savory muffins have a creamy savory balance of salty and savory flavors with the pine nuts adding a delicate crunch to each bite. Quick and easy to make, these muffins are a yummy and hearty snack. Bake time is 20 minutes.

Ingredients

  • 100 grams pancetta (cubed)
  • 100 grams asparagus (chopped)
  • 3 eggs
  • 100 grams milk
  • 20 grams vegetable oil
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • ground black pepper
  • 200 grams flour
  • 15 grams baking powder
  • 50 grams manchego cheese (grated)
  • 50 grams pinenuts

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees Celsius (or 160 C. if using a convection oven).
  2. Microwave the pancetta for 1 to 2 minutes until crispy.
  3. Fry the chopped asparagus until golden.
  4. Whisk together the eggs, milk, oil, salt, and black pepper to taste.
  5. Separately, sift the flour and baking powder together in a bowl. Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients and mix until just combined. Do not overmix.
  6. Fold the fried asparagus, grated cheese, pine nuts, and crispy pancetta into the batter .
  7. Line a metal muffin tin with paper liners. Fill each mold 3/4 full and bake for 20 minutes.
  8. Remove to a baking rack to cool.
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NutritionView more

210Calories
Sodium25%DV610mg
Fat15%DV10g
Protein20%DV10g
Carbs7%DV20g
Fiber4%DV1g

PER SERVING *

Calories210Calories from Fat90
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat10g15%
Saturated Fat2g10%
Trans Fat0g
Cholesterol80mg27%
Sodium610mg25%
Potassium200mg6%
Protein10g20%
Calories from Fat90
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate20g7%
Dietary Fiber1g4%
Sugars1g2%
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.