Delicious Treats You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

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Get double the use out of your muffin tins with these tasty recipes
Delicious Treats You Can Make in a Muffin Tin
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A surprising number of your favorite foods can become single-serving portions when you make them in a muffin tin, and muffin tins can also aid in stress-free hosting and multitasking in the kitchen.

Delicious Treats You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

Delicious Treats You Can Make in a Muffin Tin
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A surprising number of your favorite foods can become single-serving portions when you make them in a muffin tin, and muffin tins can also aid in stress-free hosting and multitasking in the kitchen.

Baked Egg Cups with Tomatoes, Spinach, and Prosciutto

Baked Egg Cups with Tomatoes, Spinach, and Prosciutto
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Use prosciutto as a muffin tin liner for these super easy, gluten-free, paleo-friendly baked breakfasts. Click here to see the recipe.

Caramelized Shallot Meatloaf Muffins

Full-size meatloaf cooks for over an hour, but these mini meatloaves cook in about half the time. Save any leftover meatloaf muffins in the freezer for a future quick meal. Click here to see the recipe.

Mac and Cheese Lunchbox Muffins

Mac and Cheese Lunchbox Muffins
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For a sneaky way to add vegetables to your children’s diets, use a sweet potato-carrot purée mixed into the cheese sauce for these mac and cheese muffins. Pack them to-go and feel good about giving your kids a cheesy “treat” for lunch. Click here to see the recipe.

Portable Pizza Muffins

Portable Pizza Muffins
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Anything labeled as “pizza” is a hit with kids. Serve pizza muffins warm or at room temperature; either way, they’ll be devoured. Click here to see the recipe.

Barbecued Pork Hand Pies

Sweet and savory barbecue is no longer reserved for the summer. Bake pulled pork sandwiches topped with molasses apples straight into the muffin tin using store-bought buttermilk biscuits as the base. Click here to see the recipe.

Curried Vegetable Hand Pies

Perfect for a cocktail party spread, these spicy curried hand pies are delicious dipped in a cool yogurt-chutney sauce. Click here to see the recipe.

Egg Rolls with Sweet and Sour Crab

Make a super easy version of the takeout classic at home; using wonton wrappers as the cup liner eliminates the need to roll your egg rolls. Click here to see the recipe.

Mexican Breakfast Rolls

Roll refried beans, cooked sausage, salsa, hash browns, and lots of grated cheese into store-bought pie dough for a savory (and filling) breakfast roll. Click here to see the recipe.

Risotto Cups with Green Vegetables

Depending on the season, use fresh or frozen chopped vegetables in these adorable appetizers. Click here to see the recipe.

Pepper Jack Quiche

Pepper Jack Quiche
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Mini quiches are great for serving at a brunch party, but you can also make a big batch and heat them up on your way out the door in the morning for a fast, healthy, hands-free breakfast. Click here to see the recipe.