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Healthy Banana Bread!

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Healthy Banana Bread!

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  • 1/3 cup coconut oil (melted, or extra-virgin olive oil or high quality vegetable oil*)
  • 1/2 cup honey (or maple syrup)
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup mashed ripe bananas (about 2 ½ medium or 2 large bananas)
  • 1/4 cup milk (choice or water)
  • 1 tsp. baking soda (NOT baking powder; they aren’t the same!)
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon (plus more to swirl on top)
  • 1 3/4 cups white whole wheat flour (or regular whole wheat flour)
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts (mix-ins like, or pecans, chocolate chips, raisins, chopped dried fruit, fresh banana slices…, optional)
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    Calories260Calories from Fat120
    Total Fat13g20%
    Saturated Fat7g35%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat120
    Total Carbohydrate34g11%
    Dietary Fiber3g12%
    Vitamin A2%
    Vitamin C4%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


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    Hazel Bierzynski 6 months ago
    Really good! I used coconut oil.
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    Cassie 9 months ago
    This is my go-to recipe for banana bread. My son absolutely loves it! I use olive oil, maple syrup and all purpose flour for mine. And I add in chocolate chips.
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    Olimpia Orsi 9 months ago
    Made these with flax eggs, almond milk, oat flour, coconut oil 🤤 😋 ! 👍 👍
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    Catherine Hogan 10 months ago
    great yes I would make it again, sometimes I add dried cranberries
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    Sue H. a year ago
    Excellent! Used buckwheat honey, extra virgin olive oil, & flax eggs. Really like using whole wheat flour also.
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    Ally 2 years ago
    Came out great!! Added walnuts
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    BG 2 years ago
    Added coconut and oats
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    Millie Pierce 2 years ago
    It was okay. The flavor was bland compared to other banana breads I make. It wasn’t as fluffy either. If you want to use some of these particular ingredients or it fits in your diet, it’ll be fine, but I wouldn’t favor it over other recipes.
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    Darius 2 years ago
    Great added some chocolate chips and ground cardamom
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    Joanna Jones 2 years ago
    this was great. next time i use a mix in.
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    Nazanin Naderi 2 years ago
    Amazing recipe! I use 4 bananas instead and it's super chewy with perfect sweetness.
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    Lindsay 2 years ago
    amazing, made into muffins
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    Adriana Juarez 2 years ago
    very good recipe! nice and healthy, didn’t feel too guilty about eating it. it tastes great, i added golden raisins and extra banana pieces into the batter.
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    Christine S. 2 years ago
    Used 1/4 c each oil and maple syrup, and a little more than a cup of banana, and it was still sweet and moist enough
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    Margaret Gant 2 years ago
    Very moist and perfect sweetness.
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    Farangis 2 years ago
    I make this again. I add chia seed also instead of vanilla add Cardamom powder. Honey and coconut sugar mixed. It came very tasty and healthy.
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    Morgan 2 years ago
    Turned out really good. My grandkids who are so picky and helped, loved them. We will make them again.
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    Ashley Brainer 2 years ago
    Turned out so good. I used chocolate chips as the mix-in. However, all the chocolate chips fell to the bottom of the pan so I guess I should have tossed them in flour before adding them.
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    Lori Wilson 2 years ago
    Great! Sharing with mom tomorrow.
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    Melanie DiTommaso 2 years ago
    Delicious !! Would definitely make again!
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    banu 2 years ago
    This is the first banana bread I tried and we love it! It was easy to make and the taste and the moisture is just perfect.
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    tasha 2 years ago
    so good and moist! used honey instead of the maple and really good consistency. also added more vanilla and cinnamon and some chocolate chips because who doesn’t want more of these flavors!!
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    MV 2 years ago
    Everyone at home loved it! Will definitely make it again.
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    Laura 3 years ago
    Perfect!!! Substituted the nuts for 70% dark chocolate chunks and subbed the milk for almond milk.
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    Keryn S. 3 years ago
    Super yummy but use extra banana
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    Jennifer Azzopardi 3 years ago
    Added walnuts, pecans and some choc chips. Will definitely make it again - so moist and not sweet 💜 go for it!
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    Susan Raulerson 3 years ago
    Not very sweet but still yummy!
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    Very moist love the fact no sugar was added
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    Avery Nelson 3 years ago
    It turned out great!!! It’s delicious I added almonds and walnuts to mine and they really brought it together!!!
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    elcin erkul 3 years ago
    finally found the best healthy banana bread recipe. added some chocolate chips instead of nuts and a bit of almond flour, it ended up perfect.