Chicken Muffins

These chicken muffins are very moist, juicy and flavorful. You can have them as a meal or as a quick snack. My friend Anna Owens shared this recipe with me.
Chicken Muffins


  • 18 ounces chicken breast halves
  • 1 onion (finely chopped)
  • 1 egg
  • 3 cloves garlic (finely chopped)
  • 3/4 cup cheese (grated, mixture of Cheddar and Parmeggiano Reggiano)
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 2 tablespoons butter (softened)
  • salt
  • pepper
Prep time:
10 minutes
Cook time:
35 minutes
Total time:
45 minutes
Yield: 12 muffins | Prep time: 10 minutes | Cook time: 35 minutes | Total time: 45 minutes


1. Get a chopping board and lightly pound chicken breasts, then chop them. Transfer chicken meat to a medium bowl.
Chicken Muffins photo instruction 1
2. Add onion and egg, season with salt and pepper to taste. Mix all ingredients well.
Chicken Muffins photo instruction 2
3. Preheat oven to 360F (180C).
4. Grease muffin pan with some butter and some cream.
Chicken Muffins photo instruction 3
5. Spoon the mixture into each muffin cup leaving some space.
Chicken Muffins photo instruction 4
6. Bake in the preheated oven for 10-15 minutes.
7. Meanwhile, mix cheese, garlic and whipping cream in a medium bowl.
Chicken Muffins photo instruction 5
8. Remove muffin pan from the oven and top each muffin with cheese and cream mixture.
Chicken Muffins photo instruction 6
9. Return to the oven and bake for another 15-20 minutes, until set and lightly browned.
Chicken Muffins photo instruction 7

Note: This post may contain affiliate links for products I like. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. This means that if you click on a link and make a purchase, I'll earn some coffee money at no cost to you, which I promise to drink while creating more helpful recipes like this ;) Thank you for supporting My Delicious Meals!


Add Comment


Just made these for my family and they were amazing!

Trending Recipes

Canned Salmon Patties
Beef Chebureki (Deep Fried Beef Dumplings)
Lemon Chicken and Potatoes in Oven
Tuna Steaks with Lemon-Parsley Butter
Easy Homemade Mango Salsa
Easy Chicken Breast Recipe with Sage and Thyme