Favorite Recipes: Banana Bread

Recipe Author

Name: Tara C.
Total Recipes: 4

Details

Title:

Banana Bread

Dish: Cakes
Dish Type: Other
Cooking Method: Baked
Difficulty: 5 / 10
Servings:
Prep Time:
Cook Time: 1 hour

Ingredients
  • 3 1/2 cups - flour
  • 3 tsp. - baking powder
  • 1 tsp. - salt
  • 1 tsp. - baking soda
  • 2 cups - mashed, ripe bananas ( 4-6 bananas )
  • 2 tbsp. - lemon juice
  • 3/4 cup - shortening
  • 1 1/2 cup - sugar
  • 3 - eggs
  • 3/4 cups - milk
Directions
  • Heat your oven to 350 degrees.
  • Sift together flour, baking powder, salt and baking soda in a medium sized bowl.
  • In another medium sized bowl, mash bananas.
  • Add lemon juice to the mashed bananas and mix together.
  • In a large bowl, cream the sugar and shortening.
  • Add eggs to the creamed mixture and mix.
  • Add dry ingredients, alternately with milk, into sugar mixture.
  • Fold in bananas.
  • Pour into 2 greased loaf pans.
  • Bake for 1 hour or until done.

 

*****Makes 2 loaves.

 

**** Can add chopped walnuts ( or anything else you'd like ) at the "Fold in bananas" stage.


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Millie Y. (millie13)
10/8/2011 12:51 PM ET
I liked this healthy bread very much
Carol B. (Butrflyx6)
9/24/2011 6:24 AM ET
sounds delicious am goin to make it tomorrow. Thanks for sharing.