Vital Veg, organic farm, beetroot

Pink and white chocolate muffins

300g/11oz cooked beetroot
110g/4oz butter
110ml/4fl oz milk
85g caster sugar
2 large eggs
225g self raising flour
1 tsp baking powder
2 oz white chocolate chips

Vivid pink muffins, lovely for a picnic.

Whizz 300g/11oz cooked beetroot to a puree in a food processor.

Melt the butter and add to the processor along with the milk, caster sugar, and eggs. Blend well. 

Sift over the self raising flour and baking powder. Pulse to blend roughly.

Take out the processor blade and scatter over the white chocolate chips.

Spoon the mixture into lined mini muffin tins (you should have enough for 20-24) and bake at 180C/170C fan/gas mark 4 for 25 minutes.

Cool on a rack.