12 Southern Muffin Tin Recipes

By: Natalie Taylor, Editor, FaveSouthernRecipes.com

Sausage and Egg Breakfast Muffins

If you have run out of exciting cupcake recipes and want to throw out your muffin tin, think again! Our collection of 12 Southern Muffin Tin Recipes will give you great new Southern recipes to try. If an individual dessert is what you're after, our Sweet Muffin Tin Recipes will not disappoint. These miniature desserts and sweet treats taste as good as they look. Breakfast muffin recipes have gotten way more exciting, especially with our recipe for French Toast Cups. For savory muffin recipes, we have included a range of recipes that are for breakfast and even for dinner. These easy muffin tin recipes will allow you to get new life out of your muffin tin while also getting creative in the kitchen!

12 Southern Muffin Tin Recipes

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For more easy desserts, take a look at our free, printable eCookbook, Heavenly Southern Desserts: 9 Easy Cake Recipes!

Sweet Muffin Tin Recipes

French Toast Cups with Cream Cheese GlazeMiniature Pineapple Upside-Down Cakes

Bread Pudding Cups - For an individually-sized portion of bread pudding, try these easy Bread Pudding Cups. This sweet treat also features chocolate chips, cinnamon sugar, and shredded coconut.

Grandma's Magic One-Egg Cakes - This muffin recipe might sound strange, but once you try one of these cakes, your mind will be forever changed! Pie crust lines the muffin tin and is topped with fruit jam before a simple cake batter is poured on top.

Miniature Pineapple Upside-Down Cakes - If you like the classic Pineapple Upside-Down Cake recipe, then you will love these miniature versions. Spice up the vintage recipe by making it in a muffin tin!

Hot Chocolate Caramel Cups - This chocolate dessert features chocolate cookie dough that has been filled with gooey melted caramel and topped with crushed peppermint candy. You won't want to miss this sweet treat.

French Toast Cups with Cream Cheese Glaze - For a special French toast treat, make these individual French Toast Cups. Top these muffins with cream cheese glaze and maple syrup and enjoy eating dessert for breakfast.

Southern Pecan Tassies - Every Southerner has a recipe for pecan pie, but this dessert recipe is made in a muffin tin. These bite-sized treats will win over even the most traditional dessert eater.

For more sweet treats, take a look at our recipe collection of 25 Southern Cake Recipes!

Savory Muffin Tin Recipes

Tex-Mex Sweet Potato Taco CupsBacon and Sausage Grits Muffins

Bacon and Sausage Grits Muffins - This simple recipe allows you to enjoy a delicious breakfast on the go. Complete with cheesy grits, sausage, and bacon, these muffins will fill you up.

Cornbread Quiche Muffins - Loaded with peas, corn, and cabbage, these Cornbread Quiche Muffins take the Southern recipe staple to the next level.

Tex-Mex Sweet Potato Taco Cups - If you thought a delicious dinner couldn't be cooked in a muffin tin, think again! This Tex-Mex recipe is loaded with sweet potatoes, beans, and red pepper.

Sausage and Egg Breakfast Muffins - These breakfast egg muffins let you enjoy your favorite breakfast casserole, even when you have to run out the door.

Sausage and Pancake Corndog Muffins - For an easy breakfast to go, look no further than this recipe. It has all the flavor of pancakes and sausage, but is in the portable form of a muffin.

Taco Cups - A taco in a muffin tin is a fun new way to enjoy Mexican food. This easy Southern recipe is loaded with ground beef and refried beans for a south-of-the-border dinner.

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