Banana muffins are an all-time favourite (especially warm with butter!), but with an extra ingredient like lentils, they become a lot more substantial.
And to serve them, try using a handy wooden tray like this gorgeous option!
Recipe courtesy of McKenzie's Foods.
1 cup McKenzie’s Green Lentils
1 egg, lightly beaten
½ cup canola oil
½ cup brown sugar
1 cup bananas, mashed
1 tsp vanilla essence
1 ½ cup wholemeal flour
1 tsp McKenzie’s Bi-Carb Soda
1 ½ tsp McKenzie’s Baking Powder
¾ cup sultanas
Place lentils and 3 cups water into a saucepan and bring to boil. Simmer for approximately 30-45 minutes. Puree to a smooth consistency with ¼ cup water.
Preheat oven to 200° Grease 2 x 6 muffin trays.
Combine lentil puree, egg, oil, sugar, bananas and vanilla. Mix well.
Combine flour, baking soda, baking powder and sultanas. Gently stir into egg mixture. Mix until just combined – do not overmix.
Spoon into greased muffin trays (approx. 2/3 full).
Bake for 15-20 minutes.