Banana Choc Chip Muffins

Made with wholemeal flour, these banana choc chip muffins are healthier than usual but just as nice!

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  • Serves 9-12

  • Prep time 20 mins

  • Cooking time 25 mins

  • Total time 45 mins

  • Prepare ahead yes


  • 350g( 12oz) ripe peeled bananas
  • 150g (5oz) light muscovado sugar
  • 75ml (3floz) sunflower oil
  • 2 medium eggs
  • 150g (6oz) plain flour
  • 150g (6oz) wholemeal flour
  • 100g (4oz)  plain choc chips
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
You will need
  •  a muffin tin with 9 large deep or 12 smaller paper muffin cases


  1. Set the oven to 180C/160C fan/gas 4

  2. Mash the banana, then beat in the sugar, oil and eggs.

  3. Stir in the plain and wholemeal flours, chocolate chips, baking powder and cinnamon, until well mixed.

  4. Spoon the mixture equally between the muffin cases, and bake for about 25 minutes for smaller or 35 for deeper cakes or until risen and just firm to the touch

  5. Remove from the oven, lift out the muffins and leave them to cool.