Cheddar Bacon and Green Onion Muffins

READY IN: 40mins
YIELD: 12 muffins




  • Set oven to 375 degrees.
  • Set oven rack to second-lowest position.
  • Grease 12 muffins tins or line with pappers.
  • Cook the bacon over medium heat until crisp; drain and let cool, then crumble into small pieces (this can be done well in advance or even a day ahead).
  • In a small bowl combine 2-3 tablespoons crumbled bacon and about 2-3 tablespoons cheddar cheese; set aside.
  • In a large bowl combine flour, sugar, baking powder, salt and pepper.
  • Stir in the remaining cheddar cheese and crumbled bacon; mix to combine.
  • Whisk together, milk, oil, sour cream and eggs, then add/mix in green onions.
  • Pour over the dry ingredients; stir JUST until moistened.
  • Spoon into prepared muffin tins.
  • Sprinkle with reserved bacon/cheese mixture on top of the batter.
  • Bake for about 20-25 minutes, or until golden.