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Cherry Ricotta Muffins

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“Great breakfast muffins.”

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Line 12 muffin pans with paper liners.
  3. In a medium sized bowl, whisk the ricotta cheese and then add the eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
  4. Add the buttermilk, vanilla extract, lemon juice, and cooled and melted butter, mixing well. Set aside.
  5. In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, salt, and lemon zest.
  6. Add the buttermilk and egg mixture to the flour mixture.
  7. Stir just until combined and then fold in the cherries.
  8. Divide the batter amongst the 12 muffin cups.
  9. Place in the oven and bake about 20 minutes or until lightly browned and a toothpick inserted in the center of a muffin comes out clean.
  10. Remove from oven and place on a wire rack to cool.

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