Healthy Banana Oatmeal Muffin Recipe





This banana oatmeal muffin recipe is so easy to put together, it's so hard to mess up. The muffins are delicious, wholesome and moist. And you don't need a mixer to make these muffins. I bake these quick bread muffins all the time, because it's a great way to get the kids to eat oatmeal.

You may also want to sprinkle some chocolate chips, raisins or oats on top of the muffins just before baking for that extra difference.

Servings: 12 muffins
Preparation time: 15 minutes
Bake time: 20 minutes

Comments:
To ensure the fluffiest muffins, use only fresh baking powder and baking soda. Baking powder should be no more than a year old. Baking soda, however, will last about three years, as long as it's protected from humidity.

Ingredients:
3 medium (1 cup) over-ripe bananas, mashed
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 cup rolled oats
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
3/4 cup brown sugar, firmly packed
1/3 cup butter, melted
1 egg, beaten
3/4 cup buttermilk
1 teaspoon vanilla essence
Pinch of salt

Directions:
1. Preheat oven to 400ºF/200ºC.
2. In a large bowl, combine flour, oats, baking powder, baking soda, sugar, salt, and mix.
3. In a separate bowl, combine bananas, egg, butter, milk, vanilla, and mix.
4. Add dry ingredients to wet ingredients, and stir until just combined. Be careful not to overmix (over mixing will yield tough, rubbery muffin).
5. Spoon mixture into paper muffin cups about 2/3 cups full. Sprinkle some oats on the mixture.
6. Bake for about 20 minutes, or until a wooden pick comes out clean.
7. Allow to cool before removing from muffin pan.


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Reviews on Banana Oatmeal Muffin Recipe

The kids loved them. They were easy and cheap and it was great to make something nutritious that they liked that wasn't full of sugar. - Jacqui Hallett, Australia

Usually my muffins don't turn out that well, but these were AMAZING!. So soft and fluffy, and VERY yummy. Only problem now is that I have eaten too many :-). - Helen Brown, Australia



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