Banana Nut Muffins Recipe

Banana Nut Muffins Recipe

How To Make Banana Nut Muffins

Turn overripe bananas into moist and fluffy banana nut muffins with this easy recipe! It’s made with Greek yogurt then topped with a warm walnut topping.

Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 25 minutes
Total: 45 minutes



For Walnut Topping:

  • 1cupwalnuts,chopped
  • 1tbsphoney
  • 1tspcinnamon

For Muffins:

  • 1⅔cupsall purpose flour,spooned into measuring cup and leveled off
  • 1tspbaking powder
  • 1tspbaking soda
  • ½tspsalt
  • 1stickunsalted butter,at room temperature
  • cupsugar
  • ¼cuphoney
  • 2large eggs
  • 1cupbananas,(about 3 bananas) overripe, mashed
  • 1tspvanilla extract
  • cupgreek yogurt,or sour cream


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Line a 12-cup muffin tin with paper liners.

Walnut Topping:

  1. In a small bowl, toss the nuts with the honey and cinnamon until the nuts are evenly coated. Set aside.


  1. In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Set aside.

  2. In a large bowl of an electric mixer, beat the butter, sugar, and honey for about 2 minutes until fluffy. Scrape down the sides of the bowl with a rubber spatula if necessary.

  3. At medium speed, add the eggs 1 at a time, beating until fully incorporated between additions. Add the mashed bananas, vanilla, and yogurt and beat until blended. Add the dry ingredients and mix at a low speed until well blended.

  4. Spoon the batter into the prepared muffin tin and sprinkle evenly with the nut topping.

  5. Bake the muffins for 25 to 28 minutes until the tops are golden and domed. Let the muffins cool in the pan for 5 minutes, then turn them out onto a rack and let cool for at least 10 minutes before serving.

  6. Serve and enjoy.


  • Calories: 239.98kcal
  • Fat: 9.31g
  • Saturated Fat: 5.43g
  • Trans Fat: 0.31g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 2.34g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.69g
  • Carbohydrates: 36.59g
  • Fiber: 1.11g
  • Sugar: 21.02g
  • Protein: 3.79g
  • Cholesterol: 52.31mg
  • Sodium: 194.06mg
  • Calcium: 47.23mg
  • Potassium: 107.22mg
  • Iron: 1.12mg
  • Vitamin A: 78.34µg
  • Vitamin C: 1.69mg
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