Healthy Blueberry-Banana Bread

This recipe is great for those who are health-conscious but still love to keep their sweet tooth satisfied. It is a simple way of making banana bread with clean alternatives for the sugar and vegetable oil.

INGREDIENTS:

  • 2 cups of whole wheat flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • ½ cup coconut oil OR ¼ cup of sugar-free applesauce
  • ¾ cup honey
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 3 overripe bananas, mashed
  • 1 cup blueberries, halved

TO MAKE:

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  • Lightly grease a 9×5 loaf pan with coconut oil spray
  • In a large mixing bowl, combine flour, baking soda and salt
  • In a separate mixing bowl, mix together the coconut oil (or applesauce) and honey
  • Stir in eggs and bananas until everything is well-blended
  • Stir banana mixture into the flour mixture until it is moist
  • Finally, slowly stir in the blueberries- be careful not to mush them!
  • Pour batter into loaf pan and bake for 60-65 minutes. Use toothpick to check the center of the loaf until it comes out clean
  • Let cool for 15 minutes.

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