Ossau Iraty Nut Muffins

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A subtle but rich flavor is provided by the Ossau Iraty cheese with some crunch from the walnuts.
Recipe By: Il de France Cheese
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  • Serves12 muffins


    • 2 1/4 cups flour
    • 1/4 lb butter
    • 4 eggs
    • 1/4 lb (4 oz.) Ossau Iraty
    • 1/8 cup chopped walnuts
    • a pinch of salt
    • one packet of yeast (about 2 1/2 tsp.)


 Pre-heat the oven to 350°F. 

Cut the Ossau-Iraty into small cubes. 

Melt the butter. 

In a large bowl, beat the 4 whole eggs and add a pinch of salt. 

Slowly add the flour and then the melted butter. Mix well. 

Add the yeast and then the chopped nuts. 

Add the cheese cubes last. 

Pour batter into muffin tins (fill 3/4 full). 

Bake 15-20 min. in pre-heated oven.

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