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

Keywords for this recipe:Small cakesEnglishEnglandChocolatePastry
For 30 muffins, you will need:

Change these quantities to make: 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.
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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 dark chocolate cut in small pieces, 20 g butter, 10 g Vanilla sugar and 30 g cream.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
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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.
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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).
Keeping
1 or 2 days in a closed metal box.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
2,096 Kcal or 8,776 Kj29 gr240 gr114 gr
105 %11 %23 %17 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
361 Kcal or 1,511 Kj5 gr41 gr20 gr
18 %2 %4 %3 %
Per muffins
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
70 Kcal or 293 Kj1 gr8 gr4 gr
3 %<1 %1 %1 %
% 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).
How much will it cost?
  • For 30 muffins : 2.00 €
  • Per muffins : 0.07 €

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Note : These prices are only approximate.
Source
Home made.
This recipe uses (among others)
Muffin doughMuffin dough: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Blackcurrant-almond muffins, Raspberry muffins, ... All
Dark chocolateDark chocolate: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Hot chocolate, Chocolate sauce, Half-cooked chocolate cake with raspberry coulis, How to make chocolate chips, Nanou's chocolate cake, ... All
CreamCream: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Paté en croute (terrine in a pie crust), Nanou's tuna tart, Coconut-vanilla cream for Elsa , New York style pasta, Quiche Lorraine, ... All
ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Elsa's Comtoise galette, Scrambled eggs with langoustines and asparagus tips., Creamy spinach and potato gratin, Melting Epoisses on toast , Leek and egg frichti, ... All
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