Franchi Nicola Recipe

Banana Chocolate Chip Softies

By Franchi Nicola Franchi

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Franchi's Story

I make these cookies at Christmas time. They are usually gone before I can plate them. Chocolate and banana make a great combination. I found this recipe at I hope you enjoy them as much as we do!


2 1/2 c
all purpose flour
2 Tbsp
baking powder
1 Tbsp
2/3 c
butter, melted
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1/2 c
brown sugar, lightly packed
2 Tbsp
vanilla extract
1 1/2 c
choc chips
1/2 c
chopped nuts (optional)

Directions Step-By-Step

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease cookie sheets or use parchment paper.

Sift together the flour, baking powder and salt. Set aside.
In a medium bowl, cream together the butter and brown sugar.

Beat in the banana and egg, then stir in the vanilla.
Gradually stir in the dry ingredients until well blended.

Fold in the chocolate chips and nuts (optional). Drop by rounded spoonfuls onto the prepared cookie sheet.
Bake for 8 to 10 minutes, depending on your oven. Allow cookies to cool on baking sheet for 5 minuntes before removing to wire rack. Let them cool completely.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate, Other Snacks
Hashtags: #chips, #bananas