Baked Banana Bread Donuts (Donut Fridays!)

Baked Banana Bread Donuts (Donut Fridays!)

div class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"a href="http://i1158.photobucket.com/albums/p612/carlasconfections/BananaBreadDonutTitlezpsec167b84.jpg" style="margin-left: 1em; margin-right: 1em;"img border="0" height="640" src="http://i1158.photobucket.com/albums/p612/carlasconfections/BananaBreadDonutTitlezpsec167b84.jpg" width="428" //a/divWelcome to the first installment of Donut Fridays!!!br /br /Remember a couple months ago when I posted a a href="http://www.carlasconfections.com/2013/04/chocolate-ganache-glazed-doughnuts.html" target="blank"Donut Recipe/a on Tuesday and proclaimed that every Friday should be Donut Friday?br /br /Lets skip over the fact that the last sentence makes no sense.br /br /I also told you that my father in law has Donut Friday at work every week, because his boss rules (I'll be asking for compensation for saying that ;) ) br /br /Since it is summer, and Fridays are meant to be celebrated, I have officially declare every Friday (for the next couple months at least) Donut Fridays!!br /br /And since I'm posting a donut recipe every week for a while, I'm spelling it donut just so my life is easier. I mean who wants to spell it doughnut that many times?! And if you want to get mad at me, look at the beginning of this paragraph.br /br /New. Donut. Recipe. Every. Friday.br /br /Nuff said.br /br /SO! The other day on a href="https://www.facebook.com/CarlasConfections" target="blank"Facebook/a I asked you guys what your favorite donuts were and what donuts you really want to try.br /br /See how sneaky I was there?? Eh? Eh?br /br /For the next couple months, every.single.Friday. you will see a new donut recipe here on CC, a lot of them inspired by your responses! So thank you for the fabulous ideas!br /br /a href="http://www.carlasconfections.com/2013/05/baked-banana-bread-donuts.html#more"Click Here to Read More of this Yummy Post >>/a

Ingredients

  • 3 overly ripe bananas, mashed
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil,
  • 3/4 cup crunchy peanut butter
  • 2 eggs, lightly beaten (cold are perfect!)
  • splash of vanilla
  • 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 1 cup whole wheat flour (can also use white whole wheat flour)
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda** (see note at bottom)
  • for the drizzle: 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips and as much vegetable oil as needed to get drizzling consistency
  • chocolate sprinkles (optional, but not really ;) )
Read the whole recipe on Carla's Confections