The Best Healthy Banana Bread Recipe You Will Surely Love
When you have ripe bananas around the house that have been in the fruit basket for too long, it’s the perfect time to make the best healthy banana bread recipe. The more ripe the they are, the more delicious and sweeter the banana bread will be.
You have probably tried many banana bread recipes in your life, but this one..It is the perfect recipe for a banana bread like the one served in the cafes in the city. Caramelized walnuts are absolutely divine, so don’t to miss them when trying the recipe.
3-4 large bananas
2 teaspoons baking powder
2 teaspoons cinnamon
half a teaspoon of salt
5 tablespoons sugar + 2 tablespoons sugar for sprinkling
1 small banana (optional)
Preheat the oven to 180 ° C and prepare a baking paper tray. Using a fork start to grind the bananas.
Mix with a mixer or a whisk all the wet ingredients (bananas, oil, eggs). After that, add the dry ingredients (flour, baking powder, cinnamon, salt) to the wet composition and mix until the dough is smooth.
For the caramelized walnuts, add the 5 tablespoons of sugar and the walnut pieces in a pan over medium heat, stir until the sugar melts and completely covers the walnuts.
The next step is to incorporate the caramelized walnuts into the dough.
Pour the dough into the prepared tray (optional: cut a banana in half and place it on top of the dough) and sprinkle 2-3 tablespoons of sugar.
Leave it in the oven until you prick a toothpick in the center of the banana bread and it comes out clean (approx. 30-40 min) at 180 ° C.
Recipe and photography: butterxhoney