Chocolate Walnut Muffins
Nuts and chocolate are a match made in heaven, but walnuts may just take the cake as the best nut to pair with chocolate. Both known for being ‘heart healthy’ foods, walnuts and chocolate are loaded with nutrition, making for the perfect combination.
Top Benefits of Walnuts:
- Higher concentration of antioxidants than any other common nut
- Higher in omega-3s than any other nut at 2.5 grams per serving
- Known to decrease inflammation and promote a healthy gut
- Can help lower blood pressure and control weight
Top Benefits of Chocolate:
- Loaded with minerals and soluble fiber
- Contain a wide variety of powerful antioxidants
- Known to help reduce blood pressure and improve blood flow
- Can help improve brain function
The mild, nutty flavor of the walnut pairs beautifully with the sweet, rich flavor of chocolate, making for a superior dessert combination. Chocolate walnut muffins are perfect for family gatherings, parties, or a Friday night at home because they’re easy to make and packed with incredible flavor that guarantees to be a crowd-pleaser.
When making your own delicious batch of chocolate walnut muffins, baking safely is key. Here are a few tips to remember about food safety in baking:
- As with any animal product, it’s important to wash your hands after handling any recipe with eggs in it in order to prevent cross-contamination
- Don’t leave your perishable ingredients out for too long before baking with them
- Sanitize your utensils, bowls, and counters after baking, especially when eggs are involved
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