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Banana peel may be secret ingredient for making healthier cookies

Most of us are guilty of throwing a banana peel into the trash or compost without a second thought. However, creative home cooks have been coming up with recipes for banana peel "bacon" and other items including cookies, cakes, and jams, to ensure none of the fruit goes to waste. And there is some good news for health-conscious people with a sweet tooth too! Cookies made with banana peel flour have been reported to be more "satisfying" than those baked with regular flour.
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