Gluten Free Banana Teff Muffins

Current Obsession: Teff. 

Teff is the smallest grain in the world while also being one of the most nutritionally dense. Teff, a staple in Ethiopian cooking, is packed with fiber, protein and iron. It is also incredibly versatile in the kitchen and has been sneaking it's way into a lot of my recipes lately. If you adhere to a gluten free diet, teff is a gluten free grain that should absolutely become part of your wheelhouse.

I'm loving these Banana Teff Muffins that are perfect for when your bananas get just a little too brown. My breakfast of the moment is a bowl of Greek Yogurt topped with blueberries & cashews + a Banana Teff Muffin on the side. Oh, and of course a cup of coffee ;) 

Gluten Free Banana Teff Muffins

Gluten Free Banana Teff Muffins

ingredients

  • 3/4 cup teff flour
  • 3/4 cup almond flour
  • 1/2 cup coconut sugar
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 bananas
  • 2 Tbsp coconut oil, melted
  • 1 tsp almond extract
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract

preparation

  1. Heat oven to 350F.
  2. Mix together teff flour, almond flour, coconut sugar, baking soda, baking powder and cinnamon.
  3. In a separate bowl, Whisk together 4 eggs, melted coconut oil, almond and vanilla extract.
  4. Mash bananas and whisk with wet ingredients.
  5. Add dry ingredients to wet and stir until combined.
  6. Divide batter into 10 well-greased muffin wells.
  7. Bake for 20-25 minutes.
  8. Let cool and enjoy.
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