As the food columnist behind "Minimalist" and the author of as well as , Mark Bittman is a walking encyclopedia (read: cookbook) of healthy and delicious recipes. So when we came across the he describes as "the best banana bread you'll ever have," we were all ears. Made with whole wheat flour, coconut flakes, and walnuts, this texture-rich banana bread is a sweet yet light and breakfast or snack option that takes under an hour to make.
Even better? When Bittman isn't whipping up recipes, he writes about topics like energy conservation and climate change. Considering his background, it's probably not surprising that this also takes waste into consideration since it allows you to breathe new life into your almost-expired bananas. So if you accidentally overstocked your with bananas, don't toss your fruit just yet. Instead, check out , and then watch for a visual tutorial.
What's your favorite way to cook or bake with bananas? Share your recipes in the comment section below.