Chocolate Chip Banana Cupcakes

Chocolate Chip Banana Cupcakes Recipe

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Sara Merow


I always buy bananas, but inevitably there are always some left! This is a great alternative to making banana bread.


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Approx 18
25 Min
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2 1/4 c
1 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
3/4 c
butter, softened (1 1/2 sticks)
1 1/2 c
granulated sugar
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
banana extract
bananas (ripe, mashed)
3/4 c
sour cream
1 1/2 c
mini chocolate chips
whipped cream cheese frosting

How to Make Chocolate Chip Banana Cupcakes


  • 1Preheat oven to 350*F
  • 2In a medium bowl combine: flour, baking soda, and salt. Set aside.
  • 3In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar with electric mixer until light and fluffy.
  • 4Add eggs, vanilla, banana extract, and bananas; mix well.
  • 5Add flour mixture alternately with sour cream; blend thoroughly, but to not overmix.
  • 6Fold mini chocolate chips to batter.
  • 7Scoop a spoonful of batter for each cupcake into the pan.
  • 8Bake 20-25 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean.
  • 9Cool completely in pan before adding frosting.
  • 10Enjoy!

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About Chocolate Chip Banana Cupcakes

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Other Tag: For Kids

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