Saturday, April 18, 2009

Banana Nut Muffins

I know it's been a while since I've posted. I do have a little bit to write about, but I just can't get myself to sit down and write. I have alot of things going on and it just boggles my mind at the moment, I've been taking pictures left and right so that I can write about it, but I tend to get side tracked.

banana nut muffins

Anyway I made these delicious muffins about a week or so ago and I wanted to post the recipe. For some reason I think it was because I mixed it in the food processor that they tasted so good. The food processor is something new for me, I mean I've had it for a few years, but I really don't use it that much. I know I can chop up veggies and hard cheeses, but that's about it. I did make pizza dough one time, it worked out well. So here's the recipe for banana nut muffins that I worked out for the food processor.

Banana Nut Muffins

3 large bananas
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 egg
1/2 cup white sugar
1/3 cup melted butter
1/2 cup chocolate chips (optional)
1/2 cup nuts (optional)

Preheat oven to 350F degrees.
Mash bananas in food processor; add the slightly beaten egg and sugar.
Add melted butter.
Add in the dry ingredients. Stir in chocolate chips and/or nuts.
Spoon the mixture into paper muffin cups in a medium-sized muffin pan.
Bake for about 20 minutes.

Servings: 12




Betty said...

I'm going to try this out. I love banana nut bread and this would be great to have :)

Nanette Merrill and daughters said...

I love the idea of muffins because banana nut bread can get dry on the outsides. This would fix that!

apparentlyjessy said...

Hey Billie,
Thanks so much for dropping by my blog after seeing me on apronista! I really need to make more aprons...
Your cupcake quilt is gorgeous! And these banana nut muffins look really delicious, I will have to keep this in mind to try out some time! :)

Billie said...

Thank you!! I really need to finish that quilt! It's only been 2 months for that little thing, sheesh!


Wow, this is perfect because I happen to have some bannanas on hand! Thanks for stopping by my blog. My little girl is taking a cake decorating class and I am into paper crafts so it is kind of a modge podge!!

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