Chocolate caramel stuffed banana bread is a sweet treat for brunches, after school snacks, or dessert. Chocolate kisses and caramel swirls make this easy banana bread recipe a special one.
So, a few days ago, there I was, minding my own business. I hoped to get some exercise in and to keep my mind off of food for at least 30 seconds, so I was dancing around the apartment like a female version of Kevin Bacon in Footloose. Incidentally, have I mentioned how much I adore that movie? Aside of a completely hot Kevin Bacon, the music in that movie is da bomb! Anyhoo, I twirled too quickly, got dizzy, and nearly fell over. A conclusion was immediately made that exercise and I don’t get along, and that I should avoid it.
I love justification, don’t you?
My next stop was to the kitchen for a glass of water, but I tripped over something. Likely, it was my own two feet that caused the stumble, but I’ll pretend that there was actually something trippable on the floor. Hey, don’t make fun of me because I’m old, just be proud that I was making an attempt at movement.
OK, so after I looked behind me to see what I had tripped over (you do that too, right?), I looked on the counter and noticed a couple of brown spotted bananas. As you likely know, there’s not much better use for over ripe ‘nanners than in banana bread! Heck to the YES! Then my old brain reminded me of a secret stash of Hershey Caramel Kisses that I had hiding in the back of the baking cabinet.
My internal light bulb turned on, and my recipe for chocolate caramel stuffed banana bread was born.
Yep… every once in a while, Bec hits a recipe idea out of the ballpark. My friend, this chocolate caramel banana bread will rock your sweet world!
The recipe ideas flowed through my brain like liquid caramel, and this banana bread was getting better with each thought. I let three people taste test it for me, and every single one of them had the same reaction… deep, orgasmic-sounding moans. Not a single person was able to speak to me without the delicious chocolate caramel goodness in their mouth. It was what every chef dreams of… a gloriously happy, speechless customer. It was a little slice of Heaven on Earth for yours truly.
Do you want to enjoy that same kind of bliss? Of course you do!
Grab your apron and I’ll meet you in the kitchen for some chocolate caramel stuffed banana bread!
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