Thursday, 3 December 2015

Banana Muffins

Make your self a merry little Christmas. 24 days of gifts and makes to create a frugal home made Christmas.


Banana Muffins

3 cups self raising flour
1/14 cups milk
1 egg, lightly beaten
90 g butter, melted
½ cup firmly packed brown sugar
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
Chopped walnuts
Vanilla essence

Bananas, very ripe, mashed. Use up to about two or more.

Preheat oven to 180 C. Lightly grease a 12 hole 1/3 cup capacity non stick muffin pan.

Sift flour into large bowl and add brown sugar, cinnamon and stir well. Make a well in center then combine milk, egg, walnuts, vanilla essence, and butter in jug. Add mashed banana with the milk mixture. Pour milk mixture into the well and use a large spoon stir all ingredients until just combined.

Spoon mixture into muffin tray until about three quarters full. Bake for 20 minutes or until a  skewer in center comes clean. Allow to cool in pan and turn out onto a wire rack to cool.

These can be made the day before Christmas or frozen and thawed day before Christmas.

Make them up in a sweet little basket hamper with one of the apple napkins and tea pocket favors. 

I hope everyone is having a good day or evening where ever you are.


  1. I have made countless batches of these .....they never last to even cool!

    1. Phil,
      There's a reason why I've only photographed three. They are popular here too.
      - Shiralee