Chocolate Chip Coconut Muffins

Chocolate Chip Coconut Muffins

Coconut lovers, this chocolate chip coconut muffins recipe is for you. They are so fun and tropical, thanks to pistachios, chocolate chip & shredded coconut you will find on the muffin tops and inside.

These muffins are moist, soft, and fluffy. I mean, look at the texture. The best part is these muffins are eggless and sugar-free. A perfectly done crispy muffin top that will pop off easily and fluffy body that makes them stand tall. hello, healthy-ish muffins!

Chocolate Chip Coconut Muffins

These chocolate chip studded muffins bake up ultra moist and tender! It is the ultimate combination of coconut oil, dairy-free milk, and maple syrup for that! And, we use pistachios along with coconut for a tropical feel!

How to make Chocolate Chip Coconut Muffins?

Ok, so one of the best things about this recipe? Anyone can master this recipe by following these simple steps 😀

Here is the ingredients that you would need for this recipe

  • AP flour
  • cocoa
  • coconut oil
  • leavening agents
  • dried shredded coconut
  • coconut milk or any non-dairy milk
  • agave or maple syrup
  • chocolate nibs
  • crushed pistachios
  • salt

Tips –

  • Mix the batter just enough – Do not overmix the batter, this will lead to muffins not rise and stand tall. It also results in a dense, hard, & dry muffins.
  • Avoid burnt Muffin bottom – Baking the muffins on the center rack in your oven prevents the bottom of the muffin from getting burnt.
  • Tall Muffin tops -Start baking the muffins at a high temperature, then lower the temperature after a few minutes. Doing this will help the muffins to rise up very quickly at high temperature – and guarantees that desired tall muffin tops and inside is cooked evenly at a lower temperature. Just be sure to lower the oven temperature after 6 minutes
  • keep your muffins from getting soggy – While these are best eaten on the day it is made, they will keep in an airtight store for up to 3 days. But, first, allow the muffins to completely cool down before storing it in an air-tight container.
Chocolate Chip Coconut Muffins

How to make it?

Pre-heat the oven to 430F. Line the muffin tray and keep it ready

In a bowl, combine oil, milk, agave, & salt.

Next, add all the dry ingredients – cocoa powder, all-purpose flour, shredded coconut, baking powder, baking soda & salt. Mix just enough

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Finally, fold in chocolate nibs and crushed pistachios. Note: Batter will be thick.

Pour the batter onto each liner, add shredded coconut or crushed pistachios as a topping and bake for 6 mins at 430F. Set the timer and reduce the oven temperature to 350F exactly after 6 mins. It is one of the necessary steps for making soft muffins.

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Bake @350F for another 15-18 mins or until toothpick comes out clean.

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Allow the muffins to cool down for 5 mins, and place them on a wired rack for further cooling.

Serve warm along with a hot cup of coffee! Enjoy!

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I hope you like Chocolate Chip Coconut Muffins recipe. It is-

  • Moist
  • Soft
  • fluffy
  • perfectly sweetened
  • & scrumptious

Your valuable feedback is appreciated. If you try this recipe, leave a comment below, rate it, or tag a photo #eateriesdelightful on Instagram 🙂

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Chocolate Coconut Muffins

Coconut lovers, this chocolate chip double coconut muffin recipe is for you. They are so fun and tropical, thanks to pistachios, chocolate chip & shredded coconut you will find on the muffin tops and inside.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American-Inspired
Keyword: Chocolate Coconut Muffins

Ingredients

  • 1+1/2 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/3 cup cocoa
  • 1/2 + 2 tbsp coconut oil
  • 1 +1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 cup dried shredded coconut + more for topping
  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • 1/2 cup chopped or crushed pistachios + more for topping
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup semi sweet mini chocolate chips
  • 1 cup agave syrup or maple syrup

Instructions

  • .1. Pre-heat oven to 430F.
  • In a bowl, add all wet ingredients together. Combine.
  • Next, Add flour, salt, baking powder, baking soda, cocoa, chopped pistachios, shredded coconut and mix until everything is just combined
  • 4.Place the liners in the muffin pan . Pour the batter onto each liner. Bake at 430 F for 5 mins. Bring down oven temperature to 350F and bake for another 18-20 mins. Or until toothpick comes clean.
  • Let the muffins cool down for 5 minutes in the muffin pan, then transfer to a wire rack to continue cooling.
  • Store the muffins in room temperature for a couple of days and up-to a week in refrigerator.

Notes

  •  Coconut oil and butter induce different levels of moisture to the muffins. Muffins tend to be on the moister side when coconut oil is used.
  • The type of sweetener will also add a slight change in the texture and flavor of the Muffins.

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