This article will see how to make chocolate chip muffins. Before exploring it step by step, you should prepare the ingredients and utensils. This recipe only takes less than thirty minutes; even you can do in twenty minutes. The result is delicious muffin with chocolate chip mix and sweet flavor. You can have it for breakfast, snack time, or lunch.
- All-purpose flour, 2 cups
- White sugar, 1/2 cup
- Baking powder, 3 teaspoons
- Salt, 1/2 teaspoon
- 1-2 eggs, beaten
- Milk, 3/4 cup
- Vegetable oil, 1/3 cup
- 3/4 cup chocolate chips
- White sugar, 3 tablespoons
- Brown sugar, 2 tablespoons
- Prepare two bowls for wet and dry mixtures.
- In the first one, pour flour, sugar, baking powder and salt. Whisk until they blend equally.
- In second one, pour eggs, milk, and vegetable oil. Stir them using spatula.
- Add flour mixture into second bowl then stir slowly.
- Spread chocolate chip then stir again until all ingredients turn into thick dough.
- Preheat oven with temperature 320 F and clean muffin tray.
- Put baking cups and pour mixture equally inside them. Spread brown and white sugar at top of them.
- Put tray inside oven and bake for fifteen to twenty minutes. After that, wait for two minutes before releasing the muffins from tray.
Now, you already know how to make chocolate chip muffins, but few things should be put into your consideration. This recipe uses milk and vegetable oil which is replaceable with other ingredients. You can put buttermilk, melted cheese, and sour cream. The composition is quite similar to keep the mixture as thick as possible. This recipe will be called chocolate chip muffins no milk.
There are two lists for white sugar in chocolate chip muffins recipe. The first one is for dry mixture before baking and the second one is the topping before put it inside oven. You can remove sugar from topping and add different ingredients, such as mini chocolate chips. In this case, the recipe will take more chips beside ones that already mixed with the rest of ingredients. You also may put fruits like strawberry and grapes. Using brown sugar as entire topping is good idea since it’s healthier.
As you can see, the steps in how to make chocolate chip muffins does not use electric mixer. You only need to mix with spatula and manual whisking utensil. Mixer is what you need if the quantity is huge. In fact, manual is no option due to bad mixture texture. On the other side, small portion has easy to prepare and serve because the recipe is enough for 8-12 muffins.
Make sure to clean baking tray before adding muffin cup. Some people may suggest to spray grease to prevent sticking contour. It is effective way if you pour the mixture without paper cup. The baking only takes up to 20 minutes. The shorter baking gives uneven texture at outside and inside muffin. Therefore, you should follow every instruction on how to make chocolate chip muffins.