Banana Protein Pick Me Up Cakes Energize yourself in the middle of the day with these delicious banana cakes.
2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour,
1 cup sugar,
1/2 cup protein powder,
1/4 cup whole ground flaxseed meal,
1 tsp ground cinnamon,
1/2 tsp baking soda,
1/2 tsp salt,
3 egg(s), lightly beaten,
1 cup applesauce,
1/4 cup vegetable oil,
2 ripe DOLE® Banana(s), pureed,
1 tsp vanilla extract,
1 cup cashews, toasted and chopped,
1/2 cup dried cherries,
Step 1: Preheat oven to 350°F.
Step 2: Mix together flour, sugar, protein powder, flaxseed meal, cinnamon, baking soda and salt in large bowl. Stir together eggs, applesauce, oil, bananas and vanilla in medium bowl. Stir applesauce mixture into dry ingredients, until just blended. Stir in cashews and cherries, until blended. Pour into 13x9-inch pan sprayed with nonstick cooking spray.
Step 3: Bake 25 to 30 minutes or until wooden pick inserted into center comes out clean. Cool. Cut into 15 (4x1-1/2-inch) bars.