Rich Chocolate Muffins

Rich Chocolate Muffins

These rich and indulgent chocolate muffins can be enjoyed as an afternoon snack or after-dinner treat.

Categories: Desserts

Serves: 12 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 35 mins



  • 250g plain flour
  • 25g cocoa powder
  • 4 tsp baking powder
  • 150g caster sugar
  • 175ml milk
  • 2 large eggs, beaten
  • 100ml Filippo Berio Mild & Light Olive Oil
  • 75g plain chocolate chunks


  1. Preheat the oven to 190˚C/375˚F/Gas Mark 5.
  2. Line a 12-hole, deep muffin tray with paper muffin cases.
  3. Sift together the flour, cocoa and baking powder; stir in the sugar. Once combined, add the remaining ingredients and mix together lightly.
  4. Spoon the mixture into the prepared cases. Bake for 30-35 minutes, or until golden and springy to the touch.
  5. Cool for 10 minutes; transfer to a wire rack and leave until cold.

Cook with:

Mild & Light In Colour Olive Oil

This Olive Oil is a healthy substitute for other cooking oils. With its high smoke point it is the ideal choice for frying, stir-frying and baking. The light bouquet allows the natural flavour of food to come through.

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