Banana Nut Muffin

These delicious banana nut muffins are very quick and easy to make. They just need a handful of ingredients . They make a healthy , tasty and quick snack or breakfast on the go especially for the busy days . The best part of home made muffins is no preservatives !You can add chocolate chips if you like . Since there was a demand for both varieties at my home , I made some of of them without the chocolate chips by adding it in the batter after the muffin trays with batter and nuts only were filled . The joys of the aroma that fills the home while baking these delicious muffins is really awesome . Addition of coffee in this recipe is optional and you can skip it if you don’t like the taste.Hope you are inspired to try this quick and easy muffins.Enjoy!

5 from 1 vote
Banana Nut Muffin
Total Time
35 mins
 

Delicious , quick and easy muffins which are healthy and make a quick breakfast or snack and loved by one and all

Course: Breakfast, Dessert
Cuisine: American
Ingredients
  • 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 2 to 3 ripe bananas (about 1 cup mashed)
  • 1/3 cup butter melted
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 large egg beaten
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 pinch intsant coffee mixed with 1 tbsp water
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts toasted or raw
Instructions
  1. Line a muffin tray with cupcake  liners.Preheat the oven to 350°F. 

  2. Mash the bananas nicely in a large bowl. 

  3. Add the melted butter to the bananas and mix well. 

  4. Add in the sugar, egg, coffee and vanilla extract and mix well.

  5. Whisk together the flour, baking soda, and salt.

  6. Add the flour mixture to the banana mixture a third at a time.

  7. Stir until  incorporated. Take care not to  over-mix ,otherwise you will end up with dense and hard muffins.

  8. Fold in the chopped walnuts or pecans or chocolate chips . You can add whatever  you like.

  9. Spoon the mixture into the muffin tray. Bake at 350°F for 20-25 minutes.

  10.  Check if it is done by pressing on the  muffin. If it  bounces back , it’s done. You can also check by inserting a skewer  into the center of a muffin and checking if it comes out clean.

  11. Cool on a rack.

  12. Muffins are ready to be enjoyed!

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20 Comments

  • Reply
    Diane
    April 17, 2019 at 4:39 am

    Wow these look delicious! I would love chocolate chips in them too! Thanks for sharing this!

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      April 17, 2019 at 2:31 pm

      Thank you Diane, yes the chocolate chips in it makes it taste awesome!

  • Reply
    Megala
    April 17, 2019 at 5:01 am


    These muffins look so delicious & tempting. I love the combo of banana & walnuts in here, I will definitely try in this weekend.

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      April 17, 2019 at 2:32 pm

      Thank you Megala, it is quite easy to make .I love nuts in my bakes as well .Hope you enjoy it!

  • Reply
    Lorelle
    April 17, 2019 at 11:24 am

    I love banana muffins, so quick and easy to whip up 🙂

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      April 17, 2019 at 2:33 pm

      Yes exactly right Lorelle , and home made ones taste so good as well. Thank you !

  • Reply
    Anita Malta
    April 17, 2019 at 5:36 pm

    Delicious!!! These muffins would have been great to my coffee tonight 😀

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      April 18, 2019 at 1:24 pm

      Thank you so much. Yes indeed it’s a great combination with tea or coffee .

  • Reply
    Smitha
    April 18, 2019 at 5:09 am


    Scrumptious Cupcakes Nisha ! I will try them with the chocolate chips 🙂

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      April 18, 2019 at 1:25 pm

      Thank you Smitha. I would love to hear how they turned out .Enjoy!

  • Reply
    ilonapulianauskaite
    April 18, 2019 at 9:30 am

    Looking tasty🤗

  • Reply
    Richa
    April 24, 2019 at 3:16 pm


    WOW! Yummylicious!❤️

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      April 24, 2019 at 5:47 pm

      They were indeed yum, Thank you!

  • Reply
    authenticsimplifiedrecipes
    May 7, 2019 at 5:34 pm

    Looks delicious! bananas and walnuts make perfect combination.

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      May 7, 2019 at 9:18 pm

      Yes could not agree more .They go well perfectly!

  • Reply
    Jyo
    May 11, 2019 at 3:22 pm

    Beautiful and perfect combo of walnuts and banana ! Looks exotic 👌

    • Reply
      InspiresNish
      May 12, 2019 at 9:32 pm

      Thanks a lot Jyo , yes my favorite combination!

  • Reply
    PS
    May 16, 2019 at 11:04 pm

    Wow, Delicious and healthy!

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