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[Cookie Elf File #417] Banana Brownies Recipe: Fun and Easy Way to Use Ripe Bananas
July 14, 2021
Dear Cookie Elf reader,

Welcome back to The Cookie Elf File … and to easy cookie recipes! About once a week, The Elf sends you cookie recipes, cookie trivia and simple baking tips to make baking cookies easy and fun for your family.

Bananas seem to ripen on my counter even faster in the summer than the rest of the year. Yours, too? Use them up with this Banana Brownies recipe. As if we need an excuse to bake! Enjoy!

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Feature: Banana Brownies Recipe - Fun and Easy Way to Use Ripe Bananas

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Just at the very moment that the skins of bananas on your kitchen counter begin to move past bright yellow with have streaks or sprout light brown spots -- that’s when you think, “Oh, I’ve got to eat these.”

Enter this Banana Brownies Recipe.Of course you can make these with slightly ripened bananas (rather than fully ripened or extra ripened) too.

But you “have to get rid of these bananas” is a great excuse to make brownies, isn’t it?

Prep time: 10 minutes
Bake time: 30 minutes
Makes 35 bars

Get the full Banana Brownies Recipe…plus check out more Brownies Pinterest board for more ideas.

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That’s it for now. See you next time!

Happy baking,

Kathy, The Cookie Elf

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