15 savory recipes to make in a muffin tin right now


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If you live in an apartment, you probably already know all too well that space comes at a premium. Not everyone has room to store a vast assortment of kitchen gadgets and essentials, which means some of them need to multitask. Take the muffin tin, for instance. It's not just for making muffins anymore.

We found you 15 savory treats to whip up in a muffin tin, and they travel beautifully. These nibbles are sure to be a hit at any indoor or outdoor get-together.


1. Mac and Cheese Muffins

Raining Hot Coupons 

Mac and cheese is always a hit. Check out this recipe from Raining Hot Coupons or add some spinach to it like this recipe from Emily Bites.


2. Muffin Tin Mini Lasagnas

Tracey's Culinary Adventures 

Tracey's Culinary Adventures ushers lasagna to a new, portable era.


3. Stuffed Pizza Cupcakes

Pennywise Cook 

Pennywise Cook scores with these stuffed pizza cupcakes.


4. Zucchini Tots


Wannabite delivers the perfect healthy snack.


5. Broccoli Parmesan Meatballs

Oh My Veggies 

Even omnivores will want to devour these broccoli Parmesan meatballs from Oh My Veggies.


6. Crustless Mini Quiches

Photo by Con Poulos for Epicurious 

Classy and tasty, these mini quiches from Epicurious are a must.


7. Mini Meatloaf Recipe

My Blessed Life 

My Blessed Life hits on a brilliant concept.


8. Crunchy Taco Cups

Kevin and Amanda 

Taco cups from Kevin and Amanda — yes, please!  


9. Spaghetti Pie Muffins

Where Your Treasure Is 

Where Your Treasure Is intrigues with the notion of spaghetti pie. Yum!


10. Baked Eggs in Hash Brown Cups

The Tasty Bite 

Breakfast for dinner has never been tastier thanks to The Tasty Bite.


11. Asiago Potato Stacks

A Family Feast 

A Family Feast had us at "potato stacks."


12. Chicken Pot Pie Cupcakes

Sunny Slide Up 

Sunny Slide Up's mini chicken pot pies are inspired culinary genius.


13. Mini Crab Cakes

Noble Pig 

Noble Pig had us drooling for these mini crab cakes, but we recommend getting your hands on some Old Bay seasoning when you make them.


14. Rosemary Sweet Potato Stackers

Kim's Healthy Eats 

Kim's Healthy Eats adds yet another way for us to reap the nutritional benefits of sweet potatoes.


15. Cheesy Steak Cups

Gather for Bread 

Gather for Bread takes the Philly cheesesteak to a whole new level of yum.