Best Ever Banana Muffins

It's been too long since I posted a muffin recipe!  I have been on a muffin making BINGE, and, having made every single muffin recipe known to man (ie. every muffin recipe on this blog), I then realized my mom had included a recipe in our family cookbook entitled "Best Ever Banana Muffins" which I had never tried.

Best ever?  Tried never?

Somethin' doesn't jiiiive.

*taps toes and snaps fingers*

Now my little song and dance has got your attention, I promise to share the recipe, but first I need to tell you that the real show is tomorrow.  I have an exciting post lined up, it's not about food and I didn't write it.

Zzzzip! That's it. You won't get anything else out of me, but you'll have to come back on Friday and seeee.

Best Banana Muffins

In the meantime, I hope you have some ripe bananas loitering on your counter, because "best ever" and my mama don't  lie, especially when you throw in my "signature" streusel topping :)

Best Banana Muffins!

Best Ever Banana Muffins
 
Author: Anna Nienhuis {hiddenponies.com}
Prep time: 15 mins
Cook time: 20 mins
Total time: 35 mins
 
Consistently moist and full of flavour, these muffins are perfect any time of day.
 
Ingredients
  • 1 egg
  • 3 large ripe bananas, mashed
  • ½ cup butter or margarine, melted
  • 1½ cups all purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • TOPPING:
  • 2 Tbsp melted butter
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp all-purpose flour
  • 1/3 cup quick cooking oats
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 400ºF. Line a muffin pan with paper liners or spray with baking spray. Set aside.
  2. Whisk egg, mashed banana and melted butter in a large bowl until thoroughly blended.
  3. In separate bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, salt, and cinnamon. Add to banana mixture and stir just until moistened.
  4. Spoon batter into paper-lined muffin pan (makes 10-12 muffins, depending how big your bananas were. Fill muffin cups almost to the brim and see how far the batter goes). Combine all topping ingredients in a small bowl and sprinkle evenly over muffins.
  5. Bake for 17-20 minutes or until tops are browned and toothpick comes out clean.
 

Best Ever Banana Muffins

 

 

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