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Jim's Banana Muffins

Are you looking for a special treat to make for your Valentine? We you came to the right place! Watch as I make my world famous banana muffins!

Banana Muffins Ingredients

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • ½ cup white sugar
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • ½ tablespoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • 2 eggs beaten
  • ½ cup butter
  • 2 cups of mashed ripe bananas (5 – 7 medium sized)
  • ¼ cup chopped walnuts (optional)

Streusel Topping Ingredients

  • ¼ cup brown sugar
  • ¼ cup flour
  • ¼ cup butter – put in freezer to harden
  • ½ cup chopped walnuts (optional)


Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease a 12 cup muffin tray or loaf pan.

Combine all dry ingredients in a bowl. Combine all wet ingredients in a separate bowl. Add the wet ingredients to the dry and blend well by hand. Add the chopped walnuts to the batter. Spoon ¾ way full into muffin cups or spread in loaf pan.

For the streusel topping combine brown sugar and flour. Take the butter out of the freezer and grate into flour mixture. Combine by hand until chunky. Add walnuts if desired.

Add streusel topping over muffin batter and bake uncovered for 20 – 25 minutes or until golden brown.