Irresistible Banana Walnut Muffins
They say that the best recipes are those that can transport you to a warm, comforting memory with just one bite. These Irresistible Banana Walnut Muffins do just that. Imagine waking up to the aroma of freshly baked muffins, the scent of ripe bananas filling the air, and the promise of a delightful treat that perfectly balances flavors and textures.
- 2 ripe bananas, mashed
- 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
- 1/3 cup melted butter
- 3/4 cup granulated sugar
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and line a muffin tin with paper liners.
- In a large bowl, mix the melted butter and mashed bananas until well combined.
- Add the sugar and vanilla extract, and mix until the mixture is smooth.
- In a separate bowl, whisk together the flour, baking soda, baking powder, and salt.
- Gently fold the dry ingredients into the banana mixture until just combined.
- Stir in the chopped walnuts.
- Divide the batter evenly among the muffin cups, filling each about two-thirds full.
- Bake for 18-20 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of a muffin comes out clean.
- Allow the muffins to cool in the tin for a few minutes, then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.
Prep time: 15 minutes
Yield: 12 muffins
Moist and flavorful banana walnut muffins that are perfect for breakfast or a snack.
Nutrition information: Calories: 220, Total Fat: 9g, Carbohydrates: 33g, Protein: 3g
There’s something inherently heartwarming about the combination of bananas and walnuts, and these muffins capture that essence flawlessly. Each bite tells a tale of carefully selected ingredients coming together to create a symphony of flavors. The natural sweetness of ripe bananas intertwines with the nutty richness of walnuts, creating a taste that’s both familiar and exciting. These muffins are more than a treat; they are a reminder of mornings filled with laughter and the simple pleasure of good food.
So, whether you’re enjoying one as you sip your morning coffee or savoring it as an afternoon pick-me-up, let these Irresistible Banana Walnut Muffins be your culinary escape – a delightful indulgence that turns an ordinary day into something truly special.