Banana Coconut Muffins


  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 3 very ripe bananas, mashed together
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 cups flour up to 1/2 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 cup grated coconut


  • Cream together the butter and eggs, then mix in the ripe bananas and vanilla.
  • In a small bowl, mix the flour, salt, baking powder, and sugar together, then add to the wet ingredients and mix just until all is moistened. Add the walnuts and coconut.
  • Spoon the batter into muffin tins and bake at 350 for 30 minutes or so, until done. Alternately, pour into a buttered bread pan and bake about an hour.