Strawberry Cheesecake Muffins

Total Time
30mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

The name says it all for these wonderful muffins.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 375.
  2. In a bowl combine cream cheese and icing sugar; beat till smooth. Set aside.
  3. In a bowl combine flour, baking powder and salt.
  4. in another bowl combine egg, milk, brown sugar, butter, lemon zest, almond extract. Add to flour mixture, stir just till moist.
  5. Spoon batter into tins, fill 1/4 full. Add 1 tbsp cream cheese mixture and 1 tbsp jam. Top with remaining batter.
  6. Bake 20 minutes till light brown.

Reviews

(2)
Most Helpful

Delicious! I didn't have powdered sugar so subbed baker's sugar and they still came out great! I made a double batch so that I could have plenty of muffins for those of my kids who don't want cream cheese ANYTHING, and both versions are yummy.

Chickadeedoodah September 18, 2013

This is the 2nd of 2 muffin recipes I made today for the Camera-less Chef game. The texture was a bit more doughy than I expected & the muffin dough seemed heavy on baking powder & short on sweetness to me, but the filling made up for that to a lrg extent. I used my homemade rhubarb jam instead of strawberry. Altho rhubarb is tart by nature, my jam was sweet & worked well w/the cream cheese mixture. Some of the cream cheese & jam mixture escaped during baking & caused a few of the muffins to crack, but maybe that is to be expected. I really wish 3.5 stars were available. We liked them & I will make them again after the holidays, increase the sugar & comment on the outcome. Thx for sharing this recipe w/us. Edited to Add a Star: DH said he really likes these a lot!

twissis October 07, 2006

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