Wolf & Fin

Sourdough Chocolate Muffins


Amount Ingredient Calories Link
1/3 cup Milk 34 Buy Fresh!
1 whole Egg 78 Buy Fresh!
1 tsp. Vanilla Extract 13
1/4 tsp. Almond Extract 4
1/3 cup Peanut Oil 630
1 cup Sourdough Starter 228 Homemade Is Best!
1 cup All Purpose Flour 481
1 cup Brown Sugar 679
1/4 tsp. Kosher Salt 0
2 tsp. Baking Powder 7
1/4 tsp. Ground Nutmeg 4
1/2 cup Cocoa Powder 98
1/2 cup Chocolate Chips 403
1 tbsp. Hazelnuts 53 Buy Fresh!


In a large mixing bowl, sift together all purpose flour, brown sugar, salt, baking powder, ground nutmeg, and cocoa powder. In a separate mixing bowl, whisk together all the wet ingredients: milk, one egg, peanut oil, sourdough starter discard, vanilla and almond extract.

Using a spoon or spatula, fold in the flour mixture and combine all of the ingredients. Next, add in the chocolate chips and mix to combine. Line a muffin tin with muffin liners or spray with nonstick spray. Divide the batter evenly between the 12 muffin cups. Sprinkle the top of the muffins with chopped hazelnuts, if desired.

Step 1 - Pre Heat

Heating Elements: Rear
Sous Vide Mode: Off
Temperature: 375 °F
Steam: 100%

Step 2 - Bake With Steam

Heating Elements: Rear
Sous Vide Mode: Off
Temperature: 375 °F
Steam: 100%

Time: 10 Minutes

Bake the muffins at 375 °F with 100% steam for 10 minutes.

Step 2 - Bake Without Steam

Heating Elements: Rear
Sous Vide Mode: Off
Temperature: 375 °F
Steam: Off

Time: 10 Minutes

Turn the steam off, lower the temperature to 350 °F and then bake the muffins for an additional 10 minutes. Remove the chocolate muffins from the oven and let it cool on a wire rack.

When we bake our sourdough chocolate muffins, we sprinkle half of our muffins with hazelnuts.

Here is a shot of our sourdough muffins without chopped hazelnuts. Both type of muffins are equally delicious.


Chocolate muffins go well with a glass of Syrah or Cabernet Sauvignon.


A single chocolate sourdough muffin is about 227 calories.

Recommended Serving Size: 1 muffin (Approximately 227 cal.)
Total Servings: Approximately 12

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