Chocolate Cherry Pecan Muffins

Menu Part: 
Side Dish
Cuisine Type: 
12 muffins

TriStar Summit Medical Center’s popular Chocolate Cherry Pecan Muffins are filled with sweetness and a hint of crunch. These muffins add a pop of color to the hospital’s muffin display and just enough sweetness to make it a customer favorite.


3 ¼ cups water  
7 cups Gold Medal Variety Muffin Mix
2 oz. chopped pecans 
3 oz. mini chocolate chips
2 oz. chopped maraschino cherries


  1. Mix water and muffin mix according to box directions. 
  2. Fold in pecan, chocolate chips and cherries until blended; use caution to not overmix. 
  3. Scoop into large muffin pan sprayed with non-stick spray.
  4. Bake at 375°F for 12 to 15 minutes, or until golden brown.
Source: TriStar Summit Medical Center (Hermitage, Tenn.)

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