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Cheesy Bacon Muffins

Savory cheese and bacon and a pinch of cayenne pepper give these slightly sweet goodies a flavorful punch. They're versatile— you can serve them for breakfast or brunch...or with soup for lunch or supper.
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
  • Makes
    8 muffins


  • 1-3/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 egg
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 6 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled


  • In a large bowl, combine the first six ingredients. In another bowl; combine the egg, milk and oil; stir into dry ingredients just until moistened. Fold in bacon. Fill greased muffin cups two-thirds full. Bake at 375° for 20-25 minutes or until muffins test done.

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