Blueberry Banana Oat Bars Recipe | Yummly

Blueberry Banana Oat Bars

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Jessica Plowman: "Soo good. It makes a small amount, so I’ll likely…" Read More
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45Minutes
240Calories
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Ingredients

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  • 2 cups blueberries (fresh or frozen*)
  • 2 tablespoons maple syrup
  • 2 tablespoons chia seeds
  • 2 cups rolled oats (gluten-free, if needed, divided)
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 2 bananas (medium-size ripe, mashed, ~1 cup or 200 g)
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
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    240Calories
    Sodium4% DV95mg
    Fat5% DV3g
    Protein10% DV5g
    Carbs17% DV50g
    Fiber24% DV6g
    Calories240Calories from Fat25
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat3g5%
    Saturated Fat0g0%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol
    Sodium95mg4%
    Potassium350mg10%
    Protein5g10%
    Calories from Fat25
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate50g17%
    Dietary Fiber6g24%
    Sugars23g46%
    Vitamin A2%
    Vitamin C15%
    Calcium10%
    Iron10%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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    Reviews(103)

    Jessica Plowman a day ago
    Soo good. It makes a small amount, so I’ll likely double the oat mixture next time. (:
    Kayana A 2 days ago
    Weirdly chewy and bland... not sure what went wrong. Used honey instead of maple syrup. Might be the problem. Still good.
    Patryk Podworski 10 days ago
    It went out a little loose, but it might be because of bananas. Overall it is tasty but too sweet.
    Junge 14 days ago
    Lovely!! A great option for a healthy dessert or breakfast : )
    Katie Fogler 22 days ago
    I added 3 table spoons of almond flour to thicken the dough more, and broiled for the last 5 minutes of cooking to create a crispier crust. They turned out perfect! But the recipe seemed to make quite a bit less than 12 servings
    Elizabeth a month ago
    Very good - i ended up wanting a bit more of the oat mixture for covering but not a huge problem. Teen boys finished the pan in 1 day.
    Lauren Jones a month ago
    Texture was very chewy - not my favorite will not be making again
    yamuna yeo a month ago
    turned out great! used a loaf pan and it was enough to cover top. love the banana taste that comes through. didn't make the blueberry jam as we had homemade cherry jam from my mother in law. baked alot longer than the recipe suggested, until it turned brown and crispy both on top and at the bottom. that's what made the texture good!
    nate a month ago
    imo there should be more batter to spread on the top layer, made twice and never have enough for the whole surface. Amazing healthy snack, and tastes just as good without maple syrup!!
    Julia 2 months ago
    The instructions were so easy to follow! So delicious!
    Alice 2 months ago
    Loved this recipe and my kids did, too!
    Bowlus-Jasinski 2 months ago
    It turned out well- It needed more sweetness
    Andrea Izdepski 3 months ago
    it was good, but needed a little more sweetness.
    Veronica 3 months ago
    Okay! Tastes very "healthy" like Life cereal. Maybe I will make again.
    Alexandra McGowan 3 months ago
    Really convenient, easy recipe. Next time i make these i would definitely use 3 bananas and 3 cups of oats, as a the suggested size proved too little to coat the top evenly. Otherwise perfect
    Me 3 months ago
    It was pretty tasty. I always modify. sorry if it was more oh natural before...but I like it sweeter so I added a mixture of oats/flour/butter/brownsugar to the top more like my Mom's crumb cake and I feel it needed the sweet. FYI its very cumbersome having to scroll through an entire long article just to get to the recipe...but I liked this dessert so do recommend it. The bananas were a yummy added twist to similar recipes Ive seen in the past.
    Kd 4 months ago
    fantastic! Stuck to the recipe. Maybe next time i will trade the blueberries for apples.
    demetrius allen 4 months ago
    It was really good!!!
    Savannah Leigh 4 months ago
    Ended up needing more of the dough part to cover the whole top but it turned out really well either way
    Rachael Llovet 4 months ago
    the banana on the bottom.makes them soggy and dense. looking for more a crispy texture
    Kelli 4 months ago
    Turned out pretty good. I used the food processor for my bananas because I thought mashing then by hand would be too chunky. It made it a little wet. I like the flavor, but the texture is off to me. Reminds me of a Nutri Grain bar. Kinda dense and chewy. Might try strawberry next time for more flavor and tweak the recipe a bit.
    Lindsey 4 months ago
    Turned out great! Added a tiny bit of brown sugar to the top since other reviews mentioned it was a bit bland and needed sweetener. Came out really good.
    Gen 5 months ago
    I thought this was pretty good! However I would spray the pan with some kind of oil as the bar’s stuck a bit to the parchment paper.
    Mia J. 5 months ago
    Turned out really great! I halved the recipe and used a loaf pan. I let the jam sit and cool for about an hour before I used it.
    Robert Masuoka 5 months ago
    Easy and just the right amount of sweetness.
    Kimberly 5 months ago
    We love these! It’s a keeper.
    Lu Alfaro 6 months ago
    I am not very good at cooking but I was surprised with the outcome. Thanks for making it easy for those of us who struggle in the kitchen.
    Caty Herndon 7 months ago
    Bland. If I make them again, I'll probably add some honey or extra syrup.
    Amy 7 months ago
    It was okay. Nothing wrong with the bars just not bursting with flavor. The bars are edible but just a little bland for me. Will probably not make these again.
    Ashton Hughes 8 months ago
    Very moist and yummy! If I had to find a complaint I would say they lack a little flavor. Next time I’ll try a mixed berry version!

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