Banana and Peanut Butter Muffins

1
Scott Anderson

By
@Chef_Scott

Nothing says “Good Morning” like fresh from the oven Banana Muffins with a touch of whipped butter. As my sister Katie would say, “You always seem to need something with banana”, and yes, I certainly do. I like banana cake, cookies, bread, custard, pudding, ice cream, and the list goes on!

So, right after our graduation catering I decided to use up some leftover ripe bananas and came up with this recipe. The addition of natural peanut butter and no oil and substituting baking soda for powder made for a really moist muffin. I doubled the recipe and cooked off 3 ½ dozen muffins.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
3 1/2 dz
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

  • 3 c
    all purpose flour, unbleached
  • 4 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 c
    oats, steel cut
  • 7 large
    bananas, extra ripe
  • 1 1/2 c
    cane sugar
  • 2 large
    eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1/3 c
    peanut butter, natural
  • 4 Tbsp
    butter, chopped into small pieces
  • 2/3 c
    brown sugar, lightly packed (can sub cane sugar)
  • 1/4 tsp
    cinnamon, fresh ground

How to Make Banana and Peanut Butter Muffins

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat convection oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Line a muffin tin pan with muffin papers and lightly spray each paper to allow easy release when eating
  3. In a large bowl mix together, flour, baking soda, salt and oats; set aside. In a mixing bowl with paddle, beat together bananas, cane sugar, vanilla, peanut butter, egg and chopped butter. Stir the banana mixture into the flour mixture until combined and moistened. Scoop batter into prepared muffin cups, 2/3 full per cup.
  4. In a separate bowl mix together brown sugar and cinnamon. Sprinkle on top of each muffin batter cup before baking.
  5. Bake in preheated oven for 18 – 20 minutes or until a cake tester inserted into center of muffin comes out clean.

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