Instantly Upgrade Basic Muffin Mix with Toasted Coconut Chips

Instantly Upgrade Basic Muffin Mix with Toasted Coconut Chips

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Kelli Foster
Oct 19, 2016
(Image credit: Lauren Volo)

If you're the cook who jumps at the chance to add any and all things coconut to a recipe, this is how to bring it to your next batch of muffins.

Why Your Muffin Mix Deserves This Upgrade

We're starting with our basic muffin recipe and giving it a boost of rich, tropical flavor and a bit of crunch from a handful of toasted coconut chips. Swirl these toasted chips through the batter for extra texture in every bite, and don't be shy when topping the muffins with extra. You can never have too much coconut!

Get the recipe: How To Make Muffins: The Simplest, Easiest Method

How to Do It

Prepare the batter for basic muffins. Stir about 1/2 cup of toasted coconut chips into the batter. Spoon the batter into muffin tins, and top each muffin with additional coconut chips. Bake according to the recipe instructions.

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