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Banana Bread Muffins

One bowl, mix by hand muffins reminiscent of your favorite banana bread.  Extra moist, full of flavor, and don’t forget the chocolate chips!  These banana bread muffins are perfection.

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Today we’re digging deep into the archives and updating an old post.  These banana bread muffins have long been one of the most popular recipes on Bunsen Burner Bakery.  So popular, they were a top ten most popular recipe in 2017, 2018, and 2019!

It really took off on Pinterest – where I also received some great feedback from people who made it.  I’ve tried some of the suggestions, and am here with some updates to the intial recipe.

Add cinnamon to the batter? Great idea!  Healthy substitutions for those looking to reduce sugar or butter? I have those, too!

Don’t take my word for how good these muffins are — just look at the 150+ comments and photos left from other people on this pin.  

Is it the crowd-pleasing banana + chocolate combination?  The texture – a little denser and heavier than a typical muffin, just like banana bread? (These are, after all, banana bread muffins, not banana muffins!).  Maybe it’s all the miniature chocolate chips scattered throughout the muffins.

Whatever people love most, there’s no denying that these muffins are delicious, and they deserved a little update (and a video!).

a bowl of mix by hand banana bread muffin batter with chocolate chips poured on top

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