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Italian Muffins

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  Butter 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Finely chopped garlic 1 Teaspoon, finely chopped
  Dried basil 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Dried oregano 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Dried red pepper flakes 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Grated parmesan cheese 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Sugar 2 Teaspoon
  Baking powder 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (At Room Temperature)
  Eggs 2 Large (At Room Temperature)
  Sliced pitted ripe olives 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)

Heat the oven to 400 degrees.
Lightly butter nine 2 5/8 by 1 1/8 inch (6 tablespoon) muffin cups.
Fill any unused cups with water.
Heat the butter, garlic, basil, oregano and red pepper flakes in a skillet until the butter is melted and the garlic has just started to brown.
Remove the pan from the heat and cool for 10 minutes.
Stir together the flour, Parmesan, sugar, baking powder and salt.
In another bowl combine the milk and eggs and then stir in the melted butter mixture.
Make a well in the center of the flour mixture, add the milk mixture and stir just to combine.
Stir in the olives.
Bake for 15 to 20 minutes until a toothpick inserted in the center of one muffin comes out clean.
Remove the tin(s) to a wire rack.
Cool for 5 minutes before removing the muffins from the cups.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2157 Calories from Fat 786

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 114 g175.7%

Saturated Fat 51.4 g256.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 632.1 mg210.7%

Sodium 3757.4 mg156.6%

Total Carbohydrates 228 g75.9%

Dietary Fiber 9.1 g36.5%

Sugars 18 g

Protein 60 g119.6%

Vitamin A 63.1% Vitamin C 8.2%

Calcium 270% Iron 265.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Italian Muffins Recipe