Best Banana Muffins

Jennifer H.


I took a basic banana muffin recipe that I found years ago and modified it. My family and friends LOVE them and they are GREAT for a bake sale.


★★★★★ 5 votes

Makes 12-18 muffins
15 Min
20 Min


  • 1/4 c
    butter, softened (only butter!)
  • 1 c
  • 2
  • 1 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 1/2 c
    bananas (overly ripe, this is a must!)
  • 3/4 c
    sour cream (lite sour cream is ok too!)
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    vanilla extract

How to Make Best Banana Muffins


  1. Preheat oven to 375
    grease 18 regular size muffin tins or use paper baking cups.
  2. Cream butter and sugar til light and fluffy. Add eggs. Sift dry ingredients together and mix w/ butter mixture. Add bananas and sour cream and vanilla.
    Mix ONLY til combined, this will keep the muffins fluffy. You DO NOT want to over mix this.
    Pour into prepared pans.
    Bake 20 min (or until lightly brown on top)

    Makes anywhere from 12 to 18 muffins, depending on how big you make them. ENJOY!!

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About Best Banana Muffins

Course/Dish: Muffins
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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No need to spend tons of money at those gourmet coffee shops on a muffin when you can easily create delicious muffins at home.