Cakes

Chocolate Cherry Mini Muffins

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Homemade cherry jam is layered in moist and tender chocolate muffins to create this sweet and rich mini treat!

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For the muffins:
1/4 cup dark chocolate chips
1/2 stick unsalted butter
2 cups plain flour
1/4 cup cocoa powder
1/2 cup + 1tbsp caster sugar
1tsp baking powder
1/2tsp bicarbonate of soda
1 large egg
1/2tsp vanilla extract
2/3 cup milk, I used skim
For the jam:
1 and 1/2 cups cherries, halved and pitted
1/4 cup caster sugar
1/4 cup water
Make the jam first: Place all ingredients into a medium sized pan and place on a medium heat, stirring occasionally. Bring the mixture to a boil and then boil for 10-12 minutes until reduced and thick. It...
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Nutritions

Calories
210

Sodium
21mg
0% DV

Fat
8g
12% DV

Protein
3g
6% DV

Carbs
33g
11% DV

Fiber
2g
10% DV

Stewed Okra and Tomatoes is a classic Southern dish! Flavored with bacon, onion, garlic and cider vinegar, you know these vegetables are bound to be good. Serve garden fresh okra and tomatoes during the summer months, or use canned and frozen ingredients in the off-season. Paired with a side of cornbread, this is a simple and affordable dish to enjoy year-round!

3 slices thick cut bacon
1 small Vidalia onion
2 cloves garlic
2 15.5 oz cans diced tomatoes
1 T sugar
2 t fresh thyme leaves
1 dried bay leaf
1/2 t apple cider vinegar
1/2 t Worcestershire sauce
2 c fresh or frozen okra
salt and pepper ( to taste )
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  • In a large skillet or Dutch oven, cook bacon until the bacon is starting to get crispy and the fat is rendered, about 5 minutes.
  • Add the onion and garlic; saute for 5 more...
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Nutritions

Calories
1105

Sodium
1147mg
47% DV

Fat
114g
176% DV

Protein
1g
3% DV

Carbs
4g
1% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV