Pizza Muffins – SRC

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Happy Monday to you!  I am writing this post wayyyyyyyyyy in advance because I got my dates messed up for my Secret Recipe Club reveal day, it’s a good thing I’m early and not late!  :)  I have to tell you I’m pretty excited for today’s recipe.  It’s so cute, so tasty and a big hit with the family!!

Pizza Muffins

I was a signed Cheese Curd in Paradise blog and what a wonderful blog it is.  There were so many recipes I wanted to try like the Mexican Sour Cream RiceCheesy Buffalo Chicken Stuffed Potatoes and Peanut Butter Cup Blondies and still might, but my heart went out to these little Pizza Muffins.  These muffins amazed me!  They are so easy to make and really did taste like mini pizza’s.  How cool is that?

Pizza Muffins

That’s not my beer, but it’s my Husbands.  He enjoyed chomping on these after a long day of work and drinking a cold one.  He loved these muffins and asked if I would make them again!  The recipe is so adaptable I can see adding some onions and peppers in them, he he!  Then I can make them veggies style.  But I must admit, I haven’t had pepperoni in a long time and they were really good in these muffins.  Yum!

Pizza Muffins

Pizza Muffins
Nutrition Information
  • Serves: 24 Mini Muffins
  • Serving size: 1 Muffin
Prep time: 
Cook time: 
Total time: 
Mini little muffins stuffed with mozzarella cheese, Parmesan cheese and pepperoni.
Ingredients
  • ¾ cup whole wheat pastry flour
  • ¾ teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 tablespoon Italian seasoning
  • pinch of salt
  • pinch of red pepper flakes
  • ¾ cup non-fat milk
  • ¼ cup egg substitute or 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 2 oz shredded mozzarella cheese, lite
  • 2 tbsp. grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 oz. pepperoni (6 slices, cut into small pieces)
  • ½ cup store-bought pizza sauce (optional for dipping)
Instructions
  1. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees.
  2. Grease a 24-cup mini-muffin pan.
  3. In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, Italian seasoning, salt and red pepper flakes (if using).
  4. Whisk in the milk and egg.
  5. Stir in the mozzarella, Parmesan and pepperoni; let stand for 10 minutes.
  6. Stir the batter and divide among the mini-muffin cups.
  7. Bake until puffed and golden, 20 to 25 minutes.
  8. Meanwhile, microwave the pizza sauce until warmed through
Notes
Calories per muffin not including pizza sauce: 26.7, Fat: .08, Cholesterol: 2.6, Sodium: 61, Potassium: 5.3, Crabs: 3.4, Fiber: .05, Sugar: .05, Protein: 1.8

Pizza Muffins

You should really check out Cheese Curd in Paradise Blog, Ashley has a wonderful blog!  Plus check out what other memebers of the Secret Recipe Club made this month.

Enjoy your day!

Toodles,

Jennifer
Secret Recipe Club

 

Pizza Muffins

 

Comments

  1. Yum! Those look good!

  2. What tasty little bites – betcha can’t eat just one!
    SeattleDee recently posted…Southwestern Stuffed Peppers – two waysMy Profile

  3. I know my kiddos would adore those muffins…I would totally have to double that recipe to fill them up! Great SRC choice…thanks!
    Rebekah recently posted…No-Knead Dinner Rolls – SRCMy Profile

  4. These look delicious! I love a twist on muffins or pizza!
    colleen @ Secrets from the Cookie Princess recently posted…Skillet Chicken NachosMy Profile

  5. I simply have to pin it. I like everythin about this muffins. And it will be nice to have it for breakfast.
    Marta @ What should I eat for breakfast today recently posted…Fried mozzarella with champignons on toastMy Profile

  6. Look delicious! My ids would love them, too!
    Camille @ Growing Up Gabel recently posted…Chocolate Malt Tres Leches CakeMy Profile

  7. my kids would gobble those up- yum!

  8. ummm LOVE these! These would be dangerous to have around… I think I could gobble too many right up!
    Marie @ Little Kitchie recently posted…creamy corn and bacon pastaMy Profile

  9. I am a lover of savory muffins which means, I want to make this delectable treat.
    Chaya recently posted…Aunt’s Apple Cake SRCMy Profile

  10. YUM! These would be perfect for my daughter’s lunch. Maybe I can convert her back to eating pizza. I know, what kid doesn’t like pizza!?!? Great SRC choice!
    Heather @ Join Us, Pull up a Chair recently posted…The Secret Recipe Club: Orange-Pineapple JuliusMy Profile

  11. WOW I love this one Jennifer! Seriously AMAZING! You are killing me here, soooooo yummm, what a GREAT idea!

  12. These are so fun! And delicious, I’m sure! :)
    Amy @ Fun With Family and Fitness recently posted…Liebster Award!!!My Profile

  13. These look so yummy and simple to make!

  14. Hi Jennifer,
    I can’t tell you how much I enjoyed having your blog this month for the SRC, you are a great cook. Your Pizza Muffins look wonderful and can’t wait to try them. Great cooking with you in Group B!
    Miz Helen
    Miz Helen recently posted…Black Bean BurgerMy Profile

  15. These are cute, savory bites of deliciousness! What a great choice!
    Shelley C recently posted…Homemade MayonnaiseMy Profile

  16. Two great things in 1! I love this recipe!
    Medeja recently posted…Vyno Marmeladas/ Wine MarmaladeMy Profile

  17. It’s high praise when a spouse asks to have something re-made! That’s awesome he loved them that much! It’s things like that that I love. Normally I get…yeah babe, it’s good. Thanks. I love when I get the REAL reactions!
    Averie @ Averie Cooks recently posted…Nutella Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk CookiesMy Profile

  18. These muffins are adorable! I could use some pizza muffins and beer right now :D Fun recipe!
    Kristi @ My San Francisco Kitchen recently posted…Strawberry Orange Dream SmoothieMy Profile

  19. This is a great recipe to make for kids.. It’s a meal in itself for lunch for little ones.

  20. Love the recipe!
    And I love how you always put the nutritional info at the bottom. Especially useful in this one as I’ve been told to watch my crab intake. A full 3.4 crabs in each muffin! :) lol!

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