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Mini Greek Pizza Muffins

  • 30 m
  • 50 m
EatingWell Test Kitchen
“All the flavors of a Greek pizza make these savory muffins bite-size treats for adults and kids alike.”

Ingredients

    • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • ⅔ cup finely chopped onion
    • ⅔ cup finely chopped red bell pepper
    • ⅓ cup whole-wheat pastry flour
    • ⅓ cup all-purpose flour
    • 2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 1½ teaspoons chopped fresh oregano, or ½ teaspoon dried
    • 1 teaspoon sugar
    • ¼ teaspoon garlic powder
    • ¼ teaspoon salt
    • ⅓ cup low-fat milk
    • ⅓ cup crumbled feta cheese
    • 1 large egg, well beaten
    • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
    • 2 tablespoons chopped kalamata olives

Directions

  • 1 Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add onion and bell pepper; cook, stirring often, until the onion is tender, about 5 minutes. Transfer to a large bowl and let cool for 10 minutes.
  • 2 Meanwhile, preheat oven to 400°F. Coat a mini-muffin pan with cooking spray.
  • 3 Whisk whole-wheat pastry flour, all-purpose flour, baking powder, oregano, sugar, garlic powder and salt in a medium bowl.
  • 4 Stir milk, feta, egg, tomato paste and olives into the onion mixture. Make a well in the dry ingredients; add the wet ingredients and stir until just combined. Fill the prepared muffin cups two-thirds full.
  • 5 Bake the muffins until lightly browned, 13 to 15 minutes. Cool in the pan for 5 minutes before turning out onto a wire rack. Serve warm or at room temperature.
  • Make Ahead Tip: Store in an airtight container for up to 2 days. Serve at room temperature or reheat at 350°F.
  • Equipment: Mini-muffin pan with 24 (2-tablespoon) muffin cups.
  • Storage smarts: To extend the life of your baked goods, store them in an airtight container in a single layer or between layers of parchment paper to prevent sticking.
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