Banana and feijoa muffins recipes

Feijoa Walnut Streusel Muffins

Feijoa Walnut Streusel Muffins

I used Rima's no fail banana muffin recipe and substituted the bananas with feijoas of course. Add bananaand vanilla, beating well
Gluten free Feijoa Muffins

Gluten free Feijoa Muffins

I’ve made these muffins with berries andbananas before and my friend announced that gluten free or not, they were the best muffins he ever tasted

In my garden now: Rhubarb, feijoa, bok choy, bananas...

I cut it and place it in a pot with water, lemon juice and a little sugar, and as soon as the water start frothing I drain it, keeping the pink water to make syrups and liqueurs, and the rhubarb for pies, muffins or for the breakfast cereals
Banana Walnut Streusel Pound Cake

Banana Walnut Streusel Pound Cake

This pound cake recipe, I have bookmarked ages ago and I have used the streusel recipe the other time when I made the feijoa streusel muffins
Feijoa

Feijoa

I usually used a banana cake/muffin recipe and substitute the bananas with feijoas. Just like bananas. The ester methyl benzoate smells strongly of feijoasand the aroma of the fruit is caused mostly by this and other closely related esters
Goodbye April, Hello Meal Plan

Goodbye April, Hello Meal Plan

For those who have never had the delight of a fejioa, they are a tart, perfumey guava that are great “au natural” and also great in bananafeijoamuffins
More mushrooms!

More mushrooms!

Fejioa andbananamuffinsand a steaming mug of tea. Porridge with sliced banana, chia and maple. Banana yogurt smoothie
Baking Day with my Boys

Baking Day with my Boys

This morning, after toast and fruit for breakfast my boys and I set to work getting baking done for daddy's lunches, along with some fruit and oat breakfast muffins for Mumma
Easter chick muffins

Easter chick muffins

Fold into butter mixture with banana, sour cream and milk. This time I made them with bananas but they can be made with any fruit
Mumseys' Wholemeal Fruit Salad Muffins

Mumseys' Wholemeal Fruit Salad Muffins

For me I had a brown banana, a squashy kiwifruit and a couple of sad looking feijoas. If the fruit is really soft like bananas, mangos, kiwifruit I would suggest you mash it and then the flavour will mix right through
12 Easy, healthy lunchbox ideas

12 Easy, healthy lunchbox ideas

Banana bread or raisin bread are nice with butter and jam or honey. I've also been known to make Strawberry ice cream and Flu-fighting feijoa jelly and freeze those in small containers for lunchbox fillers

Sweet New Zealand # 23 Round-up

Alessandra Zecchini, our founder of this event, never fails to surprise and inspire me with her use of unusual ingredients, often things that we might ignore or discard, like onion flowers, banana flowers or feijoa skins

Sweet New Zealand # 34 Round-up

But how about this luscious looking Upside Down Caramelised Banana Cake from Frances at Bake Club. Feijoa season may be almost over, but there's still a bit of fruit around and if you've been wondering what to do with that over abundance then check out this gorgeous looking feijoa jam from Alessandra Zecchini which she says is just like guava paste

muffins with millet and pumpkin seeds

I made another batch just yesterday and swapped the pumpkin puree for a mixture of feijoaand mashed banana, they are delicious and I think any sort of fruit would work well

Tips and Timesavers

When partially melted and just cooked, these banana melting moment muffins are a very nice afternoon treat with a cuppa tea