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Strawberry and Cream Cheese Filled Muffins

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“I made these delicious little morsels for Christmas, and made them in the mini muffin tin, when ready to serve, I topped them with a touch of whipped cream, so delicious!!”
12 large muffins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 375°F.
  2. Combine the cream cheese, and preserves; stir with a whisk; set aside.
  3. Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cup; level with a knife.
  4. Combine flour, sugar, baking powder, poppy seeds, baking soda and salt in a medium bowl; make a well in center of mixture.
  5. Combine buttermilk, oil, egg whites, and egg; stir well with a whisk.
  6. Add to flour mixture, stirring just until moist.
  7. Spoon the batter into muffin cups coated with cooking spray; fill 1/3 full.
  8. Top each with about 1 tablespoons cream cheese mixture (for the large or 1 teaspoons for the small), divided the remaining batter evenly over cream cheese mixture.
  9. Bake at 375F for 25 minutes or until muffins spring back when touched lightly in the center. (adjust accordingly if using the mini tins).
  10. Remove the muffins immediately from pan,and place on wire rack.

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