THERMOMIX ® RECIPE
- 4 Fresh pitted dates (or 10 dried)
- 400 g ripe banana flesh
- 6 free range organic eggs
- 2 teaspoon vanilla extract (or 1 teasp vanilla bean paste)
- 60 g oil - coconut, light olive, or macadamia (if not needing to be nut free)
- ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 2 teaspoons GF baking powder
- 70 g Coconut Flour
- 20 g chia seeds
Preheat your oven to 150 C. (fan forced) 170 C ( no fan)
Grease and line a loaf tin, lining base and sides with baking paper
If using dried dates, place in mixing bowl and mix sp 8 until chopped (approx 5 secs)
Place dates, banana, eggs, vanilla, oil, cinnamon and baking powder to bowl, and mix on speed 6 until well combined (approx 20secs)
Add coconut flour and chia seeds, and mix on sp 3-4 until just combined.
Allow mix to stand in mixing bowl for 10-15mins to allow the chia and coconut flour to absorb moisture and expand.
Use spatula to scoop into loaf tin, and bake for 50-55mins (until skewer inserted in the middle comes out clean).
Allow to cool before turning it out.
This recipe is from Teresa Cutter's "The Healthy Chef" - www.thehealthychef.com
She has some amazing recipes! This is the most moist, delicious, easy and healthy banana bread, it has become my kids' favourite lunchbox treat.
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This recipe calls for about 4 large very ripe bananas. I often don't have this many left over, so I have replaced the remainder with greek or vanilla (full fat) yogurt with no problems. Obviously this would then negate the "dairy free" statement lol.
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