Nutty Banana Zucchini Raisin Muffins





I call this banana zucchini raisin muffins recipe a "fusion". With zucchinis, bananas, raisins and walnuts - it's really a recipe that is packed with fruits and vegetables, with a unique combination that is flavorful and very moist.

These muffins are extremely easy to make, you need only 15 minutes to prepare. Yet it contains many ingredients that gives you the “feel good, mood boosting” feeling to start your day. And it makes a high fiber snack for the family. It's great eaten plain, or with a spread of salted butter.

Try it and let me know how these muffins turned out for you. Enjoy!


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

Comments
You can also add 1 teaspoon of ginger or nutmeg for a spicy twist to the banana zucchini raisin muffins.

Ingredients
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 cup vegetable oil
3/4 cup brown sugar
1 egg, beaten
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
3 over-ripe medium (1 cup) bananas, mashed
1 cup fresh zucchini, grated
1/2 cup raisins
1/4 cup walnuts, chopped
1 teaspoon vanilla essence
1/2 teaspoon salt

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



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