Savoury Peruvian Hass Avocado Muffins
For the muffins...
200g Self-raising flour
125ml Whole milk
80ml Vegetable oil
50g Sun dried tomatoes, chopped
Salt and pepper
80g Feta cheese, cut into 8 chunks
3 Peruvian Hass avocados, halved, pitted and peeled
200g Soft cheese
Squeeze of lemon or lime juice
1. Pre-heat the oven to 200°C, fan oven 180°C, Gas Mark 6. Line a muffin tin with 8 paper muffin cases.
2. In a large bowl, beat together the flour, eggs, milk and oil, using a hand whisk to give a smooth batter. Stir in the sun-dried tomatoes and season with a pinch of salt and pepper.
3. Spoon the mixture into the muffin cases, then push a feta cheese cube into each one, making sure the pieces are covered by the mixture. Bake in the oven for about 25 minutes until risen and golden brown. Cool.
4. Meanwhile, mash or blend 2 Peruvian Hass avocados to make a smooth purée, then beat in the soft cheese and lemon or lime juice until smooth and creamy. Spoon on top of the muffins and serve at once, garnished with thin slices of avocado.