Vegan Chocolate Chip Muffins

Break into a warm, steamy, fluffy, homemade, melty-chocolate-chip-filled, vegan Chocolate Chip Muffin and I promise your day will be a little bit cozier. Fresh from the oven, these classic muffins are delicious as a snack or sweet treat. I love one paired with a steamy mug of chai tea or a frothy soy latte. Let the aroma of vanilla, nutty oats, chocolate chips and a hint of peanut butter says hello to your senses. Plus get my parchment paper jumbo muffin trick..

Chocolate Chip Muffins. These muffins are like eating a chocolate chip cookie with a little more staying power, a little more fluff, and a little less sweet.

These lovable muffins are simple and perfect. With fluffy oat-speckled muffin insides and melty chocolate chips in every crevice. Accents of vanilla and peanut butter in every cozy, yummy bite.

Jumbo Muffins. I was craving extra large muffins. Not the "Costco sized" muffins, but just something a bit fluffier, taller and plumper than the average, "regular sized muffin tin" muffin. But since I do not own a jumbo muffin tin right now, I had to improvise. I used cut out squares of parchment paper, folded up around the edges as my muffin liners, and allowed the extra tallness of the liners to act as a sort of jumbo muffin tin.

I over-filled my regular sized muffin tins quite a bit - this could only work by using these tall liners, I wasn't sure if they would hold, but they did! The parchment paper also nicely colors the muffins to a caramel-y brown color.

I made 6 very large muffins and one small with this batter.

Chocolate Chip Muffins

Kathy Patalsky
Published 03/21/2015
Chocolate Chip Muffins
Vegan chocolate chip muffins with oats. Fluffy with vanilla and peanut butter undertones. Tip: Use a gluten-free flour if desired - the 1 cup flour is easily interchangeable.


  • dry:
  • 1 cup all purpose flour (or substitute with your go-to flour)
  • 1 cup whole rolled oats
  • 3 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp pink salt
  • wet:
  • 1/3 cup peanut butter, softened
  • 1 Tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 Tbsp virgin coconut oil, melted
  • 3/4 cup non-dairy milk, room temperature
  • 1 large banana
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup raw sugar, organic
  • fold in:
  • 3/4 cup vegan chocolate chips


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees and line muffin tins with muffin liners, parchment paper or grease well.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine all dry ingredients.
  3. In a blender, combine all wet ingredients except the sugar. Blend until smooth.
  4. Pour the wet blender ingredients into the dry bowl and stir int he sugar. Fold until a smooth batter forms. Fold in the chocolate chips.
  5. Spoon batter into muffin tins. I did six jumbo muffins using parchment paper in a regular muffin tin.
  6. For small muffins bake at 400 degrees for 15 minutes. For jumbo muffins, bake at 400 degrees for 18-20 minutes. Muffins are ready when the tops begin puff up and brown slightly to a caramel color.
  7. Cool muffins and serve warm. Store leftover in the fridge or freezer.
Yield: 6 large or ten regular sized
Prep Time: 00 hrs. 10 mins.
Cook time: 00 hrs. 20 mins.
Total time: 30 mins.
Tags: dessert,breakfast,snack,chocolate,muffins,chocolate chips,oats,vegan

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