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At any time since I made my tahini brownies, I’ve fallen head about heels in appreciate with tahini. I enjoy utilizing it in dressings like on my vegan curried chickpea broccoli salad and now in these wonderful, brownie like chocolate muffins.

To be genuine, I had no strategy if these muffins would turn out. Like most recipes I make, they are simply an experiment, and I keep screening and earning alterations right until they convert out. This recipe basically concerned me attempting to combine my paleo banana muffin recipe and tahini brownies collectively to sort a crazy fantastic muffin.

When it labored I felt like Speculate Female. And right after I took a bite and understood they tasted like a muffin and brownie had a baby, I felt like Miley Cyrus at the VMA’s. JUST KIDDING. I genuinely do appreciate Miley however.

Enough about that.

Slide in appreciate with these paleo chocolate banana muffins

These simple chocolate tahini banana muffins may well just become your new beloved snack or balanced dessert. They’re:

  • Naturally sweetened. You will just require some pure maple syrup and ripe bananas! Alright and a number of chocolate chips since I am a whole blown chocoholic. You also? K fantastic. Now we’re good friends.
  • Packed with protein & fiber. Just about every muffin consists of practically 8g of protein and 5g of fiber to retain you total and happy.
  • Gluten, grain & dairy no cost. That’s right, these paleo chocolate banana muffins are filled with nourishing components that preserve them paleo as effectively.

mixing wet ingredients for grain free chocolate banana muffins

Elements in these grain no cost chocolate banana muffins

These chocolate tahini banana muffins are crammed with nourishing ingredients that you can come to feel fantastic about and that flavor incredible. Here’s what you will have to have:

  • Banana: a handful of ripe bananas give the muffins all-natural sweetness.
  • Eggs: you are going to need to have 2 eggs in this recipe to enable them bake up adequately. See beneath for a vegan alternative!
  • Tahini: the star of the show! Tahini presents the muffins the perfect total of moisture. My most loved brand name is Soom meals, and you can use the code ‘ambitiouskitchen’ to get 10% off!
  • Maple syrup: you’ll also require a small pure maple syrup to sweeten the muffins
  • Flours: high-quality, blanched almond flour and coconut flour preserve the muffins gluten cost-free and grain free.
  • Cocoa powder: be positive to use a superior-quality unsweetened cocoa powder for that prosperous chocolate taste.
  • Baking staples: really don’t fail to remember the vanilla extract, baking soda and salt! Discover how to make your have vanilla extract right here.
  • Chocolate chips: I enjoy mixing in and topping the muffins with chocolate chips. Experience no cost to use dairy free of charge chocolate chips to continue to keep the muffins dairy no cost.

batter for chocolate tahini banana muffins in a bowl

Can I use a diverse flour?

Regrettably no, I are unable to recommend a substitute for the flour in these chocolate tahini banana muffins as the texture will considerably alter. Come to feel no cost to try one particular of these muffins in its place:

unbaked gluten free chocolate banana muffins in a baking tin

Optional ingredient swaps

There are a number of uncomplicated ingredient swaps that ought to do the job well in these chocolate tahini muffins:

  • For the tahini: I assume a purely natural, creamy almond butter or cashew butter would also function well.
  • For the cocoa powder: feel no cost to use cacao powder if you’d like.
  • To make them vegan: Come to feel absolutely free to sub 2 flax eggs for the standard eggs, and then be absolutely sure to use vegan/dairy totally free chocolate chips.

tahini banana muffins on a wire rack

Paleo chocolate tahini banana muffins in 4 methods

  1. Blend the soaked substances. Start by mixing collectively the mashed banana, eggs, tahini, maple syrup & vanilla till smooth.
  2. Whisk the dry. In a individual bowl, whisk together the almond and coconut flours, cocoa powder, baking soda & salt.
  3. Merge the batter. Insert the dry ingredients to the moist and mix till properly mixed. Fold in the chocolate chips, reserving a few to sprinkle on major.
  4. Bake & devour. Divide the muffin batter into a muffin tin lined with muffin liners (you are going to only fill 10!), leading with chocolate chips and bake. Enable the muffins amazing right before taking pleasure in!

paleo chocolate banana muffins on a wire rack

Storing & freezing strategies

  • To store: come to feel free of charge to maintain these grain absolutely free chocolate banana muffins at room temp for just one day, then I advise storing them in the refrigerator. Truly feel totally free to heat them up in the microwave.
  • To freeze: allow the muffins to neat wholly then put in an airtight container and freeze for up to 3 months. The moment ready to reheat, you can thaw at room temperature, or heat up in the microwave in 30 second intervals.

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paleo chocolate tahini banana muffin with a bite taken out

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Recipe by: Evi Madison // SRCooking | Pictures by: Try to eat Like Eats

This publish was at first posted on April 12th, 2018, and republished on March 10th, 2022.