Famous Amos Muffins

Famous Amos Muffins


2 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 cup sugar
1/4 cup brown sugar
3 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon (optional)
1/2 cup chocolate chips
1 egg
3/4 cup skim milk
1/4 cup canola oil


Heat oven to 400 F. Spray muffin pan with nonstick cooking spray.

In a large bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, cinnamon and chocolate chips; mix well.

In small bowl, beat egg. Stir in milk and oil.

Add to flour mixture; stir just until dry ingredients are moistened. (Batter will be lumpy.) Divide batter evenly into sprayed muffin pan, filling cups 3/4 full.

Bake at 400 F. for 10 to 15 minutes or until golden brown.

Immediately run knife around sides of muffin cups to loosen muffins; remove muffins from pan. Serve warm.

Source: CBS-TV 2 New York, as featured on New York Live!, 2001