Triple chocolate muffins
A triple chocolate muffin that is made with melted chocolate, cocoa powder and chocolate chips! This super chocolate-y muffin is a wonderful treat to snack on throughout the day. It's also the perfect excuse to eat chocolate for breakfast!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time35 mins
- 3 Tablespoons butter diced
- 1 and 1/2 ounces bittersweet chocolate chopped
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
- 2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1/8 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 2/3 cup granulated sugar
- 2/3 cup milk of choice
- 2 large eggs lightly beaten
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 cup chocolate chips
Preheat your oven to 425 degrees F. Generously grease a standard muffin pan and set aside.
In a small microwave safe bowl, melt the butter and chopped chocolate together. Mix until it is completely smooth. Allow it to cool.
In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda and salt and set aside.
In a medium sized bowl, mix together the sugar, milk, eggs and vanilla.
Add the melted chocolate and milk mixtures to the large bowl with the dry ingredients. Slowly fold until a few dry streaks remain. Fold in the chocolate chips. Do not over mix.
Evenly distribute the batter into your prepared baking pan, filling each well about 3/4 full. Top with additional chocolate chips if desired.
Bake in your preheated oven for 5 minutes. Then, without opening the oven, turn the temperature down to 375 degrees F and bake for another 10-15 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
Allow the muffins to cool before serving.
Muffins should be stored in an airtight container at room temperature or in the refrigerator and will keep for several days. They can also be frozen and thawed.