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Chocolate muffins


Chocolate muffins
Variation on muffins recipe. In this version each one is filled with a dark chocolate ganache.
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Last modified on: February 21th 2011

For 30 muffins, you will need:

Change those ingredients for: 10 muffins 15 muffins 30 muffins 60 muffins 90 muffins

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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
55 min.20 min.1 hour 15 min.
Keeping: 1 or 2 days in a closed metal box.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 35 min.
Chocolate muffins : Photo of step #1
Prepare 450 g Muffin dough.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Chocolate muffins : Photo of step #2
Preheat oven to 392°F or 200°C.

Into a bowl put: 70 g chocolate cut in small pieces, 20 g butter, 10 g Vanilla sugar and 30 g cream.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
Chocolate muffins : Photo of step #3
Melt in a bain-marie or microwave oven, stir slowly to get a soft mix: the dark chocolate ganache.

Leave to cool and thicken slightly.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
Chocolate muffins : Photo of step #4
Put a little muffin dough in the bottom of your moulds, just to cover the bottom.

Stage 5 - 5 min.
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Add ½ teaspoon ganache.

Be careful to put not too much ganache, otherwise it might spill out and burn during cooking.

Stage 6 - 5 min.
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Add muffin dough to completely cover chocolate.

Stage 7 - 15 min.
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Put in the oven and cook for about 15 minutes.

Stage 8
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Turn out and allow to cool (but not too much) on a rack.

Muffins are much better served warm.

Remarks

If you prefer milk chocolate, you can make the ganache with this, but only use half the quantity of cream (15 g).

Nutritional information

% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Home made.

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