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Banana Nut Bread January 13, 2014

Filed under: Food and Drinks — thesuperbusywoman @ 2:04 PM
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This Banana Nut Bread recipe is my moms. We have been baking it for years and I enjoy every mouth-watering crumb.


1/2 cup of butter

1 cup of sugar

2 eggs

3 bananas (ripe)

2 cups of flour

1/2 tsp of baking soda

1/2 tsp of baking powder

1 cup of nuts (optional)

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Gather ingredients and pre heat oven to 350 degrees.

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Pour 1 cup of sugar into bowl and add 1/2 cup of butter. Cream the butter and sugar.

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Add the 2 eggs and mix.

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Mash the 3 bananas in a separate bowl and then add them to the mix.

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My daughter took over and I started to add the remaining ingredients.

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Add the 1/2 tsp of baking soda and the 1/2 tsp of baking powder. Then slowly stir in the 2 cups of flour.

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No mixer is necessary- just mix till the batter looks similar to the above picture.

At this point, you may also add the nuts.

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I decided to add nuts to only one of the loaves and sprinkle them on top instead of in the batter. Make sure the loaf pans are greased.

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The loaves should bake for 50 minutes to an hour.  Use a fork to check center of each loaf.

Once they are baked fully, remove from the oven and place on a cooling rack.

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The Banana Bread is moist and light and fluffy. Like I mentioned earlier, mouth-watering. Mmmm!

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Enjoy the bread warm or at room temp. Either way – Yum.

Happy Baking,



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