Shannon's Banana Coconut Muffins Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Shannon's Banana Coconut Muffins Recipe
  • READY IN 40 mins

Shannon's Banana Coconut Muffins

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"I have a long-tested banana bread recipe that is one my Grandma used to make. I have changed it up to add some coconut and mandarin oranges. I took them to work and people said they were wonderful."

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Original recipe makes 12 muffins Change Servings
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  • PREP

    20 mins
  • COOK

    20 mins
  • READY IN

    40 mins

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour 12 muffins cups or line with paper liners.
  2. Beat sugar and margarine together in a bowl using an electric mixer until smooth and creamy; stir in eggs. Stir bananas into margarine mixture; stir in vanilla extract.
  3. Whisk flour, baking powder, and salt together in a bowl; stir into margarine mixture until just combined. Fold oranges and coconut into batter. Spoon batter into muffin tins.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted in the center of a muffin comes out clean, 20 to 30 minutes.
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Footnotes

  • Cook's Note:
  • Butter can be substituted for margarine and Splenda® can be substituted for sugar. Use half Splenda® and half sugar.
  • If baking as bread, bake 30 to 45 minutes.
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Reviews More Reviews

Apr 17, 2014

Did it exact except used coconut flakes and less of them. Was delicious! Thanks for the recipe!

 
Apr 29, 2015

I always hesitate to rate a recipe that I've changed, but I know other people may benefit from my changes. I suspect this would have been 5 stars had I followed the recipe exactly. Since coconut is supposed to be so good for you, I subbed 1/4 C coconut oil + 1/4 C butter for the margarine. I used 1.5 C gluten-free flour + 1/2 C coconut flour. And I used fresh oranges. The coconut overpowered the other flavors a little, but that was to be expected, I guess. My family really enjoyed it and it will become a regular. I think it would also be good with pineapple instead of/or in addition to the oranges.

 

3 Ratings

May 17, 2014

This is a great recipe! The coconut adds sweetness and a great texture. Very easy to pull together in a pinch. Had everything in my pantry! Great for breakfast! And a easy clean up!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 254 kcal
  • 13%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 39.6 g
  • 13%
  • Cholesterol
  • 31 mg
  • 10%
  • Fat
  • 9.4 g
  • 14%
  • Fiber
  • 1.4 g
  • 5%
  • Protein
  • 3.7 g
  • 7%
  • Sodium
  • 247 mg
  • 10%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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