Monday, August 10, 2015
Snack time. By far the most important meal of the day! Think about it, how many times do you find yourself struggling through the day, drained of energy, desperately needing a quick pick-me-up to give you the right amount of energy and endurance to punch through. Snack time is more than just a quick fix. It's your chance to re-energize!
So how do you balance your cravings for sweet treats with your need for a healthy boost of energy? How do you satisfy both sides in one sitting? Is there such a snack that can do this? Yes, there is, and we've baked it up today just for you!
Using our healthy and amazing Freeze Dried Bananas, with a little help from some sweet, savory chocolate chips, we've baked up the perfect muffin to kick your snack time into gear! Warm, delicious, and exactly what you need to power through each day. Grab your apron, it's time to bake up some Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins!
2/3 cups Butter, softened
1/2 cup Sugar
1/4 cup Brown Sugar
1 1/4 cup Honeyville Alta Artisan Flour
2 tsp Baking Powder
1 cup Honeyville Freeze Dried Bananas
1 cup Chocolate Chips
Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
In a large bowl, cream together butter, sugars, and eggs.
Next, re-hydrate your bananas by soaking in water until soft, then draining any excess liquid.
Add flour and baking powder to sugar/egg mixture and mix together until a thick batter forms. Add bananas and mash into batter. Gently fold in chocolate chips.
Line your USA Pan Muffin Pan with muffin cups.
Fill each cup with batter, then bake at 375 degrees for 20-25 minutes. Remove and allow to cool in pan for 10 minutes before serving.
These muffins are the perfect pick-me-up for any snack time, or even as a delicious breakfast. Light, fluffy, sweet, and packed full of so much flavor, your taste buds won't know what hit them. Enjoy these at any time of the day that your cravings may hit.
Snack time is a must these days, and what better snack can you find than these delicious muffins.