High Protein Yogurt Chocolate Chip Muffins Recipe - Byherbs

May 9, 2018

These Yogurt Chocolate Chip Muffins are so moist and high in protein thanks to Greek Yogurt! Perfect to make ahead for breakfast!

Prep Time: 10 Minutes

Cook Time: 30 Minutes

Servings: 12

  • cooking spray
  • 1 3/4 cups cake flour (see notes below for GF)*
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 3 large egg whites (or two large eggs)
  • 1/2 tbsp vanilla extract
  • 10 ounces (1 1/4 cups ) 0% Greek yogurt
  • 9 tbsp semi-sweet chocolate chips

  1. Preheat oven to 190°C. Line a muffin tin with 12 muffin liners and spray with oil.
  2. Mix flour and baking soda with a whisk in a medium bowl.
  3. In a large bowl with a hand mixer, mix and cream the butter and sugar on medium setting for about 2 minutes.
  4. In a small bowl, beat the egg whites and vanilla with a whisk, add to bowl with butter/sugar mixture.
  5. Mix in the yogurt, then flour mixture and mix on low speed until combined, 1 minute.
  6. With a spatula, fold in the chocolate chips and spoon to lined muffin tins about 3/4 filled (I used an ice cream scoop).
  7. Bake at 190°C for until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean, about 16 to 18 minutes. Let cool before eating.

Nutrition Information

Yield: 12 servings, Serving Size: 1 muffin

Amount Per Serving:

Calories: 187 calories, Total Fat: 5.5g, Saturated Fat: 3.5g, Cholesterol: 8mg, Sodium: 256mg, Carbohydrates: 30g, Fiber: 0.5g, Sugar: 17g, Protein: 6g

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