Thursday, June 7, 2012

My Recipe Box - Banana Bread

I have other tried and true banana bread recipes but this is a relatively new one that I really like as it is so quick.
Simply Recipes was my source for this version.

Banana Bread Recipe

Prep time: 5 minutes
Cook time: 1 hour

3 or 4 ripe bananas, smashed
1/3 cup melted butter
1 cup sugar (can easily reduce to 3/4 cup)
1 egg, beaten
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 teaspoon baking soda
Pinch of salt
1 1/2 cups of all-purpose flour


No need for a mixer for this recipe. Preheat the oven to 350°F (175°C). With a wooden spoon, mix butter into the mashed bananas in a large mixing bowl. Mix in the sugar, egg, and vanilla. Sprinkle the baking soda and salt over the mixture and mix in. Add the flour last, mix. Pour mixture into a buttered 4x8 inch loaf pan. Bake for 1 hour. Cool on a rack. Remove from pan and slice to serve.

Yield: Makes one loaf.

1 comment:

  1. Looks delicious. I would add some chocolate chips maybe. :)


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