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Whole Wheat Double Chocolate Avocado Muffins

An amazingly healthier version of chocolate muffins! They are perfectly moist, chocolatey, delicious and so decadent. The ultimate whole wheat chocolate avocado muffins.

 wheat chocolate avocado muffins

FUDGY. MOIST. DECADENT.

These are my ultimate favorite chocolate muffin of all time!

No butter. No oil. Only good fats from avocado.

Annnd, satisfies my chocolate craving all day.

With not much guilt. 

No one will be able to guess that there is avocado. 

Are you an avocado addict like I am? Then, here are some more recipes that might interest you – No knead avocado dinner rolls, baked chicken avocado meatballs,, Baked Barbecue Chicken Meatballs or Avocado Chocolate Truffles

wheat chocolate avocado muffins

These whole wheat chocolate avocado muffins are easy to make as well. No stand mixers or hand mixers needed. 

  1. You begin by whisking dry ingredients together. 
  2. Melt 3 ounces of chocolate chips in a microwave and then mix in mashed ripe avocado, greek yogurt, egg and vanilla extract. 
  3. Stir in chocolate chips. More the merrier! 
  4. Bake – DO NOT OVER BAKE. Check with a toothpick after 22 -23 minutes, you don’t want any batter attached to it and then remove. 

If you have a kitchen scale, then this is a good time to use. Else, you could go with the cup measurements given. 

wheat chocolate avocado muffins

You will also love these Gluten Free Nutella Brownie Muffins <—- SO GOOD! 

wheat chocolate avocado muffins
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5 from 2 votes

Whole Wheat Double Chocolate Avocado Muffins

An amazingly healthier version of chocolate muffins! They are perfectly moist, chocolatey, delicious and so decadent. The ultimate whole wheat chocolate avocado muffins.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time23 mins
Total Time33 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chocolate avoacdo muffins
Servings: 8 muffins
Author: Maria Doss

Ingredients

  • 5 ounces semi sweet chocolate chips (3/4 cup), divided

Dry ingredients

wet ingredients

  • 1/2 cup mashed ripe avocado, about 1 medium
  • 1/4 cup plain greek yogurt
  • 1 large egg, room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C). Place oven rack in the middle of the oven. Line 8 standard muffin cups with paper liners.
  •  In a medium bowl, whisk together all dry ingredients (whole wheat flour, sugar, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda and salt). 
  • In another medium microwavable bowl, add 3 ounces (1/3 cup + 2 tablespoons) chocolate chips. Microwave on high for 1 minute 30 seconds, stirring every 30 seconds, until melted.
  • Remove from microwave and whisk in all wet ingredients. First whisk in mashed avocado until very smooth and then followed by greek yogurt, egg and vanilla extract. Whisk until very smooth. Then add dry flour-sugar mixture and whisk until smooth. 
  • Stir in remaining 2 ounces (1/4 cup + 1 tablespoon) chocolate chips. Divide batter between the 8 muffin cups.
  • Bake for 22-24 minutes, until a tooth pick inserted in the middle of a muffin comes clean (Don’t let it over bake). 
  • Place pan on a wire rack to cool completely. 

Recipe Rating




Sues

Monday 14th of August 2017

5 days without an avocado recipe??? Haha I feel you! These look delicious!!

Patrick@looneyforfood.com

Sunday 13th of August 2017

Avocados are so versitile !

Maria Doss

Sunday 13th of August 2017

Right?

Kelly @ Kelly Lynns Sweets and Treats

Sunday 13th of August 2017

These look so fudgy and so rich Maria!! And no butter or oil?! I love that! I have never baked using avocado but now I am dying to try. Have a great weekend :) xoxo

Maria Doss

Sunday 13th of August 2017

Thanks dear:)

Ashika @ Gardening Foodie

Sunday 13th of August 2017

OH these look super, Maria. Chocolate muffins are always in demand in my home and this looks like a really healthy way to bake them. Have a great week!😃

Maria Doss

Sunday 13th of August 2017

Thanks dear, hope your weekend is going great!

Deepika|TheLoveOfCakes

Sunday 13th of August 2017

Those chocolate muffins look fingerlicking good Maria!! And the fact that they are healthier makes them perfect for breakfast! You are amazing with the avocados :D

Maria Doss

Sunday 13th of August 2017

Thank you so much Deepika:)