12 Desserts You Didn't Know You Could Make In Your Muffin Tin

12 Desserts You Didn't Know You Could Make In Your Muffin Tin

Surprise---your muffin tin does more than just bake muffins and cupcakes. When it comes to making single serving or bite sized versions of your favorite treats-- a muffin tin is your secret weapon. These recipes include mini cakes, pies and a muffin tin-made cookie that's loaded with chocolate and peanut butter. Any of these tasty spins on your favorite dessert are sure to be a hit at your next gathering.

Mexican Chocolate Lava Cakes

Mexican chocolate and cinnamon is the secret to making these lava cakes extra special.

Find the recipe at Muy Bueno Cookbook

Mini Cherry Pies

How cute are these bite-sized cherry pies?

Find the recipe at Sweet Pea's Kitchen

Mini Muffin Tin Cinnamon Rolls

These easy muffin tin treats are made with store-bought puff pastry.

Find the recipe at Serious Eats

Ganache Stuffed Banana Pudding Cookie Muffins

These cookies are as much of a mouthful as the title suggests! Chocolate and peanut butter chips melt into these heavenly, banana pudding flavored treats.

Find the recipe at Kevin & Amanda

Pecan Pie Muffins

All of the sweet and buttery flavor of pecan pie is baked into these five-ingredient muffins.

Find the recipe at Tasty Kitchen

Gingered Pears In Phyllo Cups

Flaky phyllo dough crisps up around ginger, pears and walnuts.

Find the recipe at Chow

Mini Chocolate Fudge Cream Pies

A heaping dollop of whipped cream tops these creamy, chocolaty pies.

Find the recipe at The Baker Mama

Baked French Toast Cups

Cinnamon sugar French toast is baked into bite-sized cups and drizzled with syrup for a breakfast treat that's good enough for dessert.

Find the recipe at Averie Cooks

Mini Pumpkin Pies

Caramelized brown sugar and molasses add a richness to the filling in these cute, mini pies.

Find the recipe at Flour Arrangements

Mini Blueberry Upside Down Cake

The addition of grapefruit juice gives a brightness to the blueberries in these mini cakes.

Find the recipe at Inspired Taste

Mini Caramel Cheesecakes

These delectable cheesecake bites contain few ingredients and are drenched in rich caramel sauce.

Find the recipe at Within The Kitchen

Apricot Almond Tartellettes

Fresh apricots and almonds are baked into these gorgeous, mini puffy pastry tarts.

Find the recipe at Entertaining With Beth