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20 Delicious Recipes You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

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Kristina ByasGuest Blogger
August 20, 2016 · 4.8k Views

Muffins are cute, fun to make and are perfect for eating at any time of day. In fact, depending on the ingredients, you can enjoy a muffin or two for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Traditionally, muffins are sweet and packed with fruit, like blueberries and bananas. Over the years, people have transformed the muffin into something much greater than a fruit-filled bread item that is consumed in the morning for breakfast. From marinara sauce and cheese to eggs and spinach, there is an endless combination of ingredients that you can use to create a great muffin that you can brag about to your friends. Lucky for you, we've got recipes for some of the best ones out there.

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1. Mini Pies

Recipe from Tablespoon.

2. Healthy Egg Muffin Cups



Recipe from Show Me The Yummy.

3. Spinach Dip Bites

Recipy from Lil Luna.

4. Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Cups

Recipe from Chocolate Covered Katie.

5. Mini Crab Cakes

Recipe from Noble Pig.

6. Rosemary Sweet Potato Stackers

Recipe from Kim's Healthy Eats.

7. Baked Eggs in Hash Brown Cups

Recipe from The Tasty Bite.

8. Spaghetti and Meatball Cups

Recipe from Emily Bites.

9. Mini Chicken Parmesan Meatloaf Cupcakes

Recipe from Tablespoon.

10. Jalapeno Popper Cups with Bacon

Recipe from Meatloaf and Melodrama.

11. Mini Deep Dish Pizzas

Recipe from Martha Stewart.

12. Frozen Yogurt Granola Cups

Recipe from Buzzfeed.

13. Pancake Cups

Recipe from Chelsea's Messy Apron.

14. Mini Chicken Pot Pies

Recipe from My Name is Yeh.

15. Lasagna Cups

Recipe from Damn Delicious.

16. Tuscan Mac and Cheese Cupsl

Recipe from Better Homes and Gardens.

17. Southwestern Chicken Cups

Recipe from Kevin & Amanda.

18. Spinach and Ricotta Puffs

Recipe from Recipe Tin Eats.

19. Muffin Tin Cheeseburgers

Recipe from Betty Crocker.

20. Spicy Tuna Cakes

Recipe from Nom Nom Paleo.


The traditional muffin is great, but you don't have to limit yourself and stick to the usual recipe. If you're not a fan of some of these ingredients, you can always add things or remove an ingredient to make it more enjoyable foryou and your family. You can even create your own recipe and see if you can come up with someone more or equally delicious as the one one our list.


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Kristina Byas is a Milwaukee native who has written for Female Intel, Shepherd Express, Scandalous Women and more. She suffers from a severe case of wanderlust and has difficulty purchasing items at full price. You can learn more about her by following her on Twitter: @KristinaByas