Banana Nut Bread with Flax Recipe by Jesse Bluma

Banana Nut Bread with Flax Recipe

Whether you are a beginner baker or seasoned professional, you will enjoy this deliciously healthier bread recipe.


Cooking and preparing food is a powerful skill.  Some readers are at an advanced level and will prepare this dish with ease.  Some will go on to experiment with other ingredients.  While others looking at this recipe may be too intrepid to cook.  As with any skill there can be barriers and self-doubt involving fear, sensitivity, motivation, and emotions.  

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3 very ripe organic bananas
1/2 cup organic honey
3 tablespoons canola oil
1 teaspoon Madagascar Bourbon pure vanilla paste
1 1/2 cups whole-wheat flour
1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup flaxseed meal
1/2 teaspoon grated cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
3/4 cup chopped nuts (walnut, pecans, or Brazil)


Heat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit (177 Celsius).
Apply cooking spray to a loaf pan.
Peel then mash the bananas with a fork.
Mix the mashed bananas, honey, oil, and vanilla into a mixing bowl.
In a separate bowl stir together the flour, baking soda, salt, flax, cinnamon, pumpkin pie spice, and nuts.
Gently blend the two mixtures together.
Spoon the mixture into the loaf pan.
Bake for about 40 minutes.

Serve this banana bread with your favorite cookies by Jesse Bluma at Pointe Viven at your next party, event, or brunch.

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