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Banana Bread Recipe

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


Submitted by taracat

Makes 20 servings



Uses whole-wheat flour, which gives a slightly darker but moist loaf. Delicious!

Recipe Ingredients for Banana Bread

1 1/4 cups sugar
1/2 cup butter, softened
2 eggs
1 1/2 cups bananas, ripe, mashed
1/2 cup buttermilk
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 1/2 cups whole-wheat flour
1 cup white flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt

Recipe Directions for Banana Bread

  1. Place oven rack in lowest position. Heat oven to 350'F. Grease bottoms only of two 8x4x2 loaf pans, or one 9x5x3 loaf pan. Mix sugar and butter in large bowl. Stir in eggs until well blended. Add bananas, buttermilk*, and vanilla. Beat until smooth. Stir in remaining ingredients until just moistened. Pour into pans.

  2. Bake 8" pans about one hour, 9" pans about 1.25 hours or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 5 minutes. Loosen sides of loaves from pans, remove from pans. Cool completely before serving. Wrap tightly and store at room temperature for up to 4 days, or in the fridge up to 10 days. Freezes well.

  3. * - for buttermilk I add 1/2 Tablespoon of lemon juice to 1/2 cup milk and let sit for a few minutes. The recipe comes out fine.

Categories

Breads, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 56.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
165
Calories from Fat
47
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.2g
8%
Saturated Fat
3.1g
16%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
31mg
10%
Sodium
225mg
9%
Potassium
74mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
27.3g
9%
Dietary Fiber
0.7g
3%
Sugars
14.2g
Protein
2.5g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 1% Iron 4%
* 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
C-
    Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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