Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 12 minutes
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Old fashioned oats and chocolate chips play a big part in these banana cookies.


  • 6 tbs butter
  • 1 ripe banana
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 cup dark brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup pure cane sugar
  • 1/2 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 cup all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1 1/2 cups old fashioned oats
  • 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips


Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Gently brown butter in small pan, taking care not to burn it. Take off burner and set aside as soon as it is done.

Mash banana in small bowl, add vanilla, sugars & browned butter. Mix well.

Add flours and baking powder, mix well.

Add the oats, stir until thoroughly mixed, then stir in chocolate chips until evenly distributed.

Drop by the spoonful, onto parchment lined baking sheets.

Bake for approximately 12 minutes, then cool on racks before serving.