Ultimate Banana Bread Muffins with Greek Yogurt
Super Simple Banana Bread Muffin recipe made with Vanilla Greek Yogurt, which makes the muffins a little healthier by cutting the amount of butter used! Delicious, moist, and tender muffin recipe with great banana and vanilla flavor. (can also be made into banana bread)
Servings 16 muffins
- 4 tbsp butter, softened at room temp
- 1/3 cup vanilla Greek yogurt
- 1 cup sugar
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 3 over-ripe bananas, peeled and mashed will be a little over 1 cup
- 2 eggs
- 1 tsp vanilla
- 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
- 1 tsp baking powder
- 1 tsp baking soda
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees and line a muffin tin with paper liners.
Peel the over-ripe bananas. Using the back of a fork mash the bananas until they are smooth and no large chunks are remaining. Set aside
In a mixing bowl stir together the Greek yogurt, butter, and sugar until it is creamed together. Add the bananas, salt, eggs, and vanilla. Stir to combine.
Place a fine mesh colander over the banana mixture bowl. Sift the flour, baking soda, and baking powder into the mixture. Stir it into the batter just until all the flour is mixed in.
Scoop the batter into the lined muffin tin, filling each cup about 2/3 full.
Place in the pre-heated oven for 14-16 minutes until the banana muffins are cooked thru and golden brown on the top.
Let cool about 10 minutes before eating.Store in an air tight container, at room temperature, for up to 4 days.You can also store them in the fridge for up to a week, or in the freezer for up to 2 months.
To make this recipe into banana bread, Simply prepare the batter as directed in the recipe, place the batter into a greased loaf pan, and bake at 350 degrees for 45-50 minutes until the center is cooked through.