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Jamun and Cream Cheese Muffins Recipe

Jamun and Cream Cheese Muffins is a popular Indian Dessert
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On :
Friday, 29 July, 2016
Category :
Non-Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Dessert Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Bake Recipe
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Preparation Time :
40 mins
Servings :
Serves 6
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Muffins with a fruity twist, these Jamun and cream cheese muffins are cinnamon scented. A non-vegetarian dessert that can be made in a jiffy. All you need is fresh Jamuns (Black plums), flour, sugar, butter and cream cheese. Delight your guests with this lip-smacking delight.


  • Flour - 3 cups
  • Sugar - 1 cup
  • Baking powder - 4 tsp
  • Cream cheese - 220 gms
  • Salt - 1/2 tsp
  • Lemon zest - 2 tbsp
  • eggs - 2 nos
  • Whole Milk - 1 cup
  • Vanilla extract - 1 tsp 
  • Butter (melted and cooled) - 1/2 cup
  • Fresh jamun (seedless) - 1 cup
  • Sugar    - 1/2 cup
  • Cinnamon    - 1/2 tsp
  • How to Make Jamun and Cream Cheese Muffins:

    1. For the marination: Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
    2. Place a muffin liner inside each opening of a large muffin pan. Spray each liner lightly with non-stick cooking spray.
    3. Sift flour, sugar, baking powder and salt into a large mixing bowl.
    4. In the bowl of a stand mixer, beat the room temperature cream cheese and lemon zest until light and creamy.
    5. Add eggs and beat until smooth. Add milk, vanilla and melted butter and mix thoroughly.
    6. Pour the cream cheese mixture into the bowl with the flour mixture and using a large wooden spoon, mix until completely combined.
    7. Gently fold in the seedless roughly chopped jamuns until evenly mixed in the batter.
    8. Using an ice cream scoop, spoon the batter evenly into the 12 prepared muffin cups.
    9. In a small bowl, combine the sugar and cinnamon. The sprinkle the tops generously with the sugar-cinnamon mixture.
    10. Bake for 20-25 minutes or until the muffins are firm and just beginning to brown.
    11. Serve with butter while still warm.
    12. Chefs Tip: Tastes best with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Muffins have to be served hot with honey and nuts on the side.


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