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Banana Bars Recipe

Looking for an easy Banana Bars recipe? Learn how to make Banana Bars using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by sarahelizabeth1215

Makes 36 servings



I made these bars, and they are sooo delicious!

Recipe Ingredients for Banana Bars

1/2 cup butter, softened
2 cups sugar
3 eggs
1 1/2 cups bananas (about 3 medium)
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 dash salt

FROSTING:
1 package (8 ounces) light cream cheese, softened
1/2 cup butter, softened
4 cups confectioners' sugar
2 teaspoons vanilla extract

Recipe Directions for Banana Bars

  1. In a large mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy.

  2. Beat in the eggs, bananas and vanilla.

  3. Combine the flour, baking soda and salt; stir into creamed mixture just until blended.

  4. Transfer to a greased 15-in. x 10-in. x 1-in. baking pan.

  5. Bake at 350 for 20-25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool in pan on a wire rack.

  6. For frosting, in a small mixing bowl, beat cream cheese and butter until fluffy.

  7. Add confectioners' sugar and vanilla; beat until smooth.

  8. Frost bars. Yield: 3 dozen.

Categories

Breads

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 50.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
185
Calories from Fat
58
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.4g
10%
Saturated Fat
3.8g
19%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
32mg
11%
Sodium
88mg
4%
Potassium
40mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
31.2g
10%
Dietary Fiber
0.3g
1%
Sugars
25.0g
Protein
1.4g
Vitamin A 4% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 1% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
F
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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