Whole Wheat Soft Banana Cookies


I know banana cookies might sound strange but it tastes really good, somewhat like banana bread..

Recipe Source:- Farmgirl Fare

Ingredients:-

Unsalted Butter:- 1 cup (Softened)
Granulated Sugar:- 1cup
Light Brown Sugar:- 1 cup
Eggs:- 2
Vanilla:- 1tsp
Very ripe Bananas:- 2 1/4 cup
Baking Soda:- 2tsp
All purpose Flour:- 2 cups
Whole Wheat flour:- 2 cups
Cinnamon:- 1tsp
Nutmeg :- 1 tsp
Salt:- 1tsp

Optional Additions:-

2 cups raisins or 2 cups chocolate chips
2 cup chopped walnuts or pecans
Or you can mix and match as per your preference..
( I used 1 cup of pecans + 1 cup of chocolate chips)

Procedure:-

1)Preheat the oven to 350 F
2) Using an electric mixer , mix together butter & sugars until light & fluffy
3)Add the eggs & beat until well combined
4)Beat in the vanilla.
5)Combine the baking soda and mashed bananas in a small bowl and let sit for 2 minutes to froth a bit.
6) Mix the bananas into the butter mixture, then add the flours, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, and salt and mix on low speed just until combined.
7) Stir in the raisins, chocolate chips, and/or nuts.
8)Use 1/4-cup measure to drop cookies onto a parchment-lined baking sheet.
9) Bake cookies for 16 to 20 minutes until lightly browned.
10)Cool on a wire rack.

NOTE:-If the batter gets too gooey to handle, put it in the freezer for a few minutes to stiffen up.

Store them in open container otherwise it will become very soft

21 comments:

Asha said...

I can imagine the wonderful aroma of Banana cookies! YUMMY!

Varsha Vipins said...

Banana cookies will be yummy always.I love the addition of craisins.:)

Deepa Hari said...

Love the cookies Preety...they look Yum.

Usha said...

These cookies must have tasted delicious, wish I could taste some right now :-)

Vibaas said...

Those look so yum!

sriharivatsan said...

Whole wheat cookies are always my favo..With addition of Banana, definitely the taste will be yummy!!

Mahimaa's kitchen said...

this is a gorgeous cookie..looks awesome and must taste great too.

Sukanya Ramkumar said...

Banana cookies looks awesome. Nice recipe. Looks so good. Loved it so much.... YUM!

DEESHA said...

Iam yet to try these .. they look delicious

Kitchen Flavours said...

Wow makes me drool. Love the flavour of banana in cookies..

sowmya said...

they have come out so good..must have tasted great too..

Poonam said...

Banana cookies looks yummy...

Dershana said...

choco, nuts , and bananas...wow! that must have smelt heavanly!

Trupti said...

wow preety cookies looks very delicious ..yummy drooling here. Love the new layout

Vibaas said...

Preety, regarding your question about onion chutney. you can use 1/4 spoon tamarind paste and can add some more if you think it's not tangy enough. that's the easy part with tamarind paste :)

Swapna Pravin said...

They look yum & good picture.

Andhra Flavors said...

love the cookies with banana. cookies are looks inviting.

vidhas said...

Preety, Awesome cookies. i have taken my share.;-D

Sia said...

this is the best way to disguise banan and eat ;)

SriLekha said...

wow! cookies with banana sounds interesting!

aquadaze said...

your cookies look yum...would love to grab some :)

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