Triple Chocolate Chip Muffins

Yields: 1 Serving Difficulty: Easy Prep Time: 12 Mins Cook Time: 16 Mins Total Time: 28 Mins

(image above) Michelle 2020, Triple chocolate muffins in a muffin tin, Brown Eyed Baker, accessed 4 May 2023,


I love muffins. My dad used to buy a triple chocolate chip muffin mix and make them all the time when I was in middle school. They would make me so happy, but then the grocery store near me stopped selling the mix. My dad hasn’t found the same muffin mix anywhere since. I’ve missed those muffins, so I decided that I wanted to learn how to make them and make them well. Baking is a complicated science. One change in the ingredients, temperature, or utensil and the whole chemistry of the baked goods changes. 


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0/11 Ingredients
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0/10 Instructions
  • Preheat the oven to 375°F.
  • Line a muffin tin with liners.
  • Mix flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda, and salt into a large bowl
  • In a separate medium bowl, mix sugar, eggs, buttermilk, vegetable oil, and vanilla extract.
  • Pour the dry-ingredient mixture into the wet-ingredient mixture. Mix these until combined.
  • Get a small bowl of half the chocolate chips and some flour. Coat the chocolate chips with the flour and then shake off any excess flour.
  • With a spatula, fold the flour-coated chocolate chips into the batter.
  • Divide the batter into the prepared muffin pan(s).
  • Sprinkle the remaining chocolate chips on top.
  • Bake 14 - 16 minutes.


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