When you feed a family for decades, you learn a few tricks for making the most of what’s on hand. And that includes amassing tried-and-true recipes for baking with overripe bananas.
These are my favorite recipes for using the flesh of black, juicy bananas. The recipes share a common theme – butter, buttermilk and chocolate seem to make everything better.
Keep those overripe bananas out of the compost pile and try these sweet treats soon.
Buttermilk Banana Chocolate Chip Snack Cake
Banana Crumb Cake Recipe
Banana Bread Recipe
Banana Bread with Chocolate Chips Recipe
Banana Cupcakes with Chocolate Ganache Recipe
My Best Baking Recipes
Besides banana goodies, I have a couple of go-to baked goodies that satisfy the need for sweet treats. My strawberry jam bars are gluten-free and perfect for sharing with g-free friends. And, of course, my rich, fudgy brownies are pretty much perfect. Give them a try!