Light Banana Muffins

Recipe by calishannon
READY IN: 25mins
YIELD: 12 muffins




  • Preheat oven to 350°.
  • To prepare cupcakes, combine 1/4 cup granulated sugar and banana; set aside.
  • Beat 1/2 cup granulated sugar, butter, and 1 teaspoon vanilla at medium speed of a mixer until well-blended (about 3 minutes).
  • Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating well after each addition. Add banana mixture to sugar mixture, beating well.
  • Lightly spoon flour into a dry measuring cup; level with a knife.
  • Combine flour, baking soda, salt, and nutmeg in a bowl, stirring well with a whisk.
  • Add flour mixture to sugar mixture alternately with yogurt, beginning and ending with flour mixture; mix after each addition.
  • Spoon batter into 12 muffin cups lined with paper liners.
  • Bake at 350° for 25 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean.
  • Cool in pan 10 minutes on a wire rack; remove from pan. Cool completely on wire rack.