Nutella covered Blueberry & Milka pancake muffins

Recipes by chefkreso

What is better than pancakes? – Pancake muffins!

I love preparing cupcakes and muffins because they’re smaller versions of cakes and pies that I would usually make, and pretty easy to share with friends and family. At least once a week I prepare a different batch of cupcakes, and bring them with me to pubs where I meet with friends. If not in pubs, we as friends usually organize pancake parties where we meet, watch TV shows or movies, and eat pancakes. That’s when I got the idea to make pancake muffins with chocolate chips and blueberries, and Nutella was a no-brainer, so I covered them in Nutella.

If you love pancakes, and haven’t tried pancake muffins so far, you should start mixing the batter and turn on the oven!

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Enjoy & happy cooking!

Preparation: 25 min

Cook time: 25 min


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November 19th is National Macchiato Day!

Foodimentary - National Food Holidays

Here are today’s five things to know about Macchiatos:


Macchiato is milk added to freshly brewed espresso.



Macchiatos are known for having more foam, rather than simply hot milk.


Two of the most common variations are:  macchiato clado (served hot) and the macchiato freddo (served cold).



When Starbuck’s introduced the ‘Macchiato’ on their menu in 1987 it quickly became one of their most popular beverages on the menu



Some Italians only drink cappuccinos in the morning and macchiatos in the afternoon.


Today’s Food History

  • 1600 Charles I, king of England, Scotland and Ireland was born. Ice cream is said to have come from France when he married Henrietta Maria, daughter of Henri IV, and sister of Louis XIII.
  • 1961 Michael Rockefeller, son of Governor Nelson Rockefeller, disappeared, and was presumed eaten by the cannibals of New Guinea.
  • 1977 The largest albacore weighed 88 pounds and was caught…

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