HEALTHY GREEK YOGURT CHOCOLATE BANANA BREAD! A delicious and moist chocolate banana bread made with healthier ingredients! One bowl, no mixers required!

A scrumptious and moist chocolate banana bread made with more healthy components! One bowl, no mixers required!

HEALTHY GREEK YOGURT CHOCOLATE BANANA BREAD! A delicious and moist chocolate banana bread made with healthier ingredients! One bowl, no mixers required!

Okay for these of you patiently awaiting the CHOCOLATE BANANA BREAD it’s lastly right here! If you happen to bear in mind, there was a vote for chocolate or lemon blueberry bread and since this one misplaced the vote, it’s needed to wait a few weeks. However there have been sufficient requests to nonetheless share the recipe with you all ☺️

And I do should say, I’ve by no means seen the toddler inhale one thing as shortly as he does this bread proper out of the oven. He can’t even watch for it too calm down earlier than consuming a slice. My sister was over one of many occasions we made this and he or she saved having to remind him to breathe a bit of. “Um…is he going to choke or one thing?” She requested.

That’s after we began breaking off items to provide to him as an alternative of a plate with the bread on it. Seems that didn’t make Mr. Impartial (different names: “I’ve to do EVERYTHING myself” “No, Gray (besides when he says his title it feels like “Ray” do it”) very pleased. ? On a side-note, he has just lately realized easy methods to say his personal title and now he’ll not-so-patiently remind me that “Ray do it” for each single factor.

In different information he additionally refuses to consider that the phrase “Gray” can be a coloration. We’ve been making an attempt to show him colours and whereas he can pick blue, purple, white, and yellow wherever, he’ll get extraordinarily defensive after we inform him one thing is the colour grey. “No, me, Ray” he’ll say. ?

HEALTHY GREEK YOGURT CHOCOLATE BANANA BREAD! A delicious and moist chocolate banana bread made with healthier ingredients! One bowl, no mixers required!

HEALTHY GREEK YOGURT CHOCOLATE BANANA BREAD! A delicious and moist chocolate banana bread made with healthier ingredients! One bowl, no mixers required!

So let’s discuss in regards to the recipe for a fast minute! This bread could be very fast and simple to make! NO mixers wanted and just one bowl is required for mixing all of it collectively. Though it’s tremendous easy to make listed here are a couple of notes primarily based off the feedback I get on different more healthy baked good recipes.

✔️ I name for vanilla Greek yogurt on this recipe. You should use lowered fats, however I might NOT advocate fat-free. Clearly you’ll get probably the most taste and “thickness” with a full-fat Greek yogurt. I usually use lowered fats. The rationale I name for vanilla is that’s yields SO rather more taste than plain Greek yogurt in baked items. If all you’ve gotten is obvious it can work, however you’ve GOT to do this someday with vanilla flavored!

✔️ Oat flour. What’s it? Principally simply powdered oats. It provides an important texture, a unique taste, and a more healthy side to this recipe. All you do is mix up common quaint or fast oats in a blender till the resemble common flour. I’ve used $20 blenders and my excessive powered Blendtec and each will do the trick simply high quality. No have to go purchase oat flour; oats mix up in seconds. Sadly you cannot use ALL oat flour on this bread. I’ve tried it and it was not profitable. Additionally in case you try to make use of a unique flour on this bread please word that it could not yield the appropriate texture. Oat flour absorbs rather more liquid than common flour.

✔️ Chocolate Chips. Any kind of chocolate chip will work — semi-sweet, milk, darkish, or chopped up chocolate. I take advantage of and name for darkish chocolate simply due to its well being advantages. If you happen to aren’t a fan of darkish chocolate although, use a unique kind and whereas it gained’t be as wholesome I’m positive will probably be scrumptious!

✔️ Egg state of affairs. I name for 1 massive egg and 1 egg yolk that is for the elevate of the bread and the flavour. I feel you’ll discover it a lot extra flavorful with the additional egg yolk. BUT I do know all of us hate losing meals. You possibly can discard the white OR put it aside for one more recipe. I save all my whites to make use of in a breakfast or lunch for my boys. Right here’s a simple wrap recipe we make on a regular basis with the leftover egg whites. ??

Hopefully these notes are useful; please let me know when you’ve got every other questions within the remark part! I’ve additionally made a brief 1 minute video to point out you a fast overview of this recipe. Take pleasure in ?

HEALTHY GREEK YOGURT CHOCOLATE BANANA BREAD! A delicious and moist chocolate banana bread made with healthier ingredients! One bowl, no mixers required!

 

HEALTHY GREEK YOGURT CHOCOLATE BANANA BREAD! A delicious and moist chocolate banana bread made with healthier ingredients! One bowl, no mixers required!

More healthy Chocolate Greek Yogurt Banana Bread

Servings: 1 loaf

Creator: Chelsea

Elements

Dry

  • 1/3
    cup
    quaint oats
  • 1/2
    teaspoon
    salt
  • 1
    teaspoon
    baking soda
  • 1
    cup
    white complete wheat flour
    or plain white
  • 1/4
    cup
    unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2
    cup
    chocolate chips
    darkish chocolate chips for more healthy
  • 1/4
    cup
    miniature chocolate chips
    darkish chocolate chips for more healthy

Moist

  • 1
    massive egg + 1 massive egg yolk
  • 1/2
    cup
    vanilla Greek yogurt
  • 1/2
    cup
    coconut oil
  • 1
    teaspoon
    vanilla extract
  • 3/4
    cup
    white sugar
  • 1
    cup
    mashed bananas
    ~2-Three bananas

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 levels F. Generously grease after which frivolously mud a bread pan with cocoa powder (or flour) and put aside.

  2. I take advantage of an eight and 1/2 x Four and 1/2 bread pan.

  3. In a big bowl, whisk 1 massive egg and 1 massive egg yolk (discard or save the whites for one more recipe). Add within the vanilla Greek yogurt and coconut oil. Ensure that to measure the coconut oil in LIQUID (melted) type. Soften the coconut oil, measure, after which permit to barely cool so you do not prepare dinner your eggs.

  4. Add within the vanilla extract and the white sugar.

  5. Mash 2-Three extraordinarily ripe bananas till WELL mashed and the consistency of a thick applesauce. Measure to make sure you have 1 full cup of banana. Add to the moist components and blend nicely.

  6. In the identical bowl, add the oat flour (measure oat flour AFTER mixing the oats; to make oat flour, put quaint or fast oats in a blender and pulse them till they resemble flour).

  7. With out mixing but, add the salt, baking soda, white or white complete wheat flour, cocoa powder, common and miniature chocolate chips.

  8. Combine collectively, very gently, till simply mixed (over-mixing will yield a denser bread).

  9. Spoon the batter within the bread pan and if desired add a couple of extra chocolate chips to the highest.

  10. IF desired, sprinkle 1-2 tablespoons white sugar on high of the bread for a pleasant “crust”

  11. Bake for 55-65 minutes or till a fork when inserted into the middle comes out clear or the bread begins to tug away from the perimeters. If wanted, tent the highest with tin foil if the highest of the bread is baking sooner than the remainder.

  12. Take away from the oven and permit to chill. Take away from the bread pan.

  13. Retailer in an hermetic container within the fridge.

Recipe Notes

If you happen to substitute out the oat flour you’ll doubtless want extra common flour. Oat flour absorbs an important deal extra liquid than common flour.

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