Not Your Grandma's Banana Muffins

Lisa, Mason's Mom


How do you slim down banana muffins while keeping that great moist banana taste? You throw alot of muffins away... Let me save you the trouble of chemistry in your kitchen. YUMMY is what my 12 year old son says...


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24 cupcake size muffins
20 Min
25 Min


  • 1 c
    unbleached all-purpose white flour
  • 1 c
    unbleached white whole wheat flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder - non aluminum
  • 1/2 tsp
    iodized sea salt
  • 2
    eggs - large or extra large
  • 1/2 c
    granulated sugar
  • 2 c
    bananas - mashed (about 4 medium)
  • 1/2 c
    applesauce, unsweetened

How to Make Not Your Grandma's Banana Muffins


  1. Preheat oven to 350 F.
  2. Prepare cupcake pans.
  3. In a large bowl, combine flours, baking soda, baking powder, and salt. Set aside.
  4. In a separate bowl, whisk eggs until they change color and begin to "fluff". About 1 or 2 minutes by hand.
  5. Stir sugar into eggs.
  6. Next,stir in the applesauce.
  7. Add the "liquid" ingredients bowl to the "dry" ingredients bowl. Stir to mixed. Don't over mix.
  8. Fill each cupcake holder 2/3 way. A little less than 1/4 cup.
  9. Bake at 350 F for 25 minutes. Toothpick clean.
  10. If you can wait... they are better after a good nights rest.

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About Not Your Grandma's Banana Muffins

Course/Dish: Muffins
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Fat

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