Tagged: banana

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Banana Chocolate Cinnamon Streusel Muffins

Do you ever eat dessert for breakfast? I have heard that breakfast is the most important meal and what could be better than starting your day with something sweet, right?

Chocolate Peanut Banana Muffins 1

Chocolate Peanut Banana Muffins

I love a morning muffin packed full of flavor, and this one absolutely fits the bill! This combines some of my very favorite things: peanut butter and chocolate. Who wouldn’t want to wake up...

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Chocolate Banana Bread

Bananas and chocolate both come from the jungle here in Peru, so they obviously combine very well together!


Elephant Monkey Bread

Elephant Monkey Bread 1 1/4 cup of flour 1/2 cup of wheat germ 1/2 cup of wheat bran 1/2 cup of sugar 1 1/2 teaspoon of baking powder 3/4 teaspoon of baking soda 1/4...

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Marbled Chocolate Banana Bread

Bananas are something I am rather familiar with. I have enjoyed many banana breads, cakes, muffins among many other things. Maybe some of you have your go-to banana bread recipe and will never stray...

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Going Bananas?

Somehow I always seem to have bananas and plantains here. After almost every visit to the jungle, I return with a bunch or with 100 pounds of them (LITERALLY!!!). Sometimes I wonder if this...

Strawberry Banana Pancakes 4

Banana Split Pancakes?

How many of you are trying to create your quick bread for this month’s Homegrown Gourmet? I want to continue to encourage you to think outside the loaf pan! Remember quick breads technically include...


Celebrate Good Times…Come On!

Celebrations. I love celebrations. It is always fun to have a reason to celebrate. Yesterday, I celebrated the fact that Peru tied with Brazil. I also celebrated the fact that my friend brought me...


I Have A Secret…

I was stumped. I had looked up all kinds of pages on the internet but still could not identify one of the types of bananas. A few days ago, I tried to bake some...