Olive and mozzarella savoury muffins

Fragata Filled Olives

These gorgeous savoury muffins are filled with mozzarella and Fragata Olives. A perfect party snack or side for a Mediterranean dish. Quick to prepare and bake, this recipe will make 6 big muffins or 10-12 small muffins.


  • 3 medium eggs
  • 100ml milk
  • 200g plain flour
  • 2tsp baking powder
  • 80ml sunflower oil
  • A pinch of salt
  • 50g grated Parmesan cheese
  • 80g Fragata Anchovy Filled Olives
  • 80g mozzarella, cubed


  1. Heat the oven to 200C/180C fan.
  2. Line a muffin tin with muffin cases.
  3. Sift flour with baking powder and set aside.
  4. Whisk the eggs with milk and add a pinch of salt.
  5. Add the sifted flour and baking powder a tablespoon at a time and whisk until well combined.
  6. Pour in the sunflower oil and stir again.
  7. Fold in the grated Parmesan. Then slice the olives and add to the mix with the mozzarella.
  8. Divide the mixture between the muffin cases and bake for 15-20 minutes until a skewer inserted into the centre of the muffins comes out dry and clean.
  9. Cool on a wire rack. The muffins will keep for 2 days in an airtight container.