Better Banana Bread Recipe

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


Submitted by nicvance

Makes 12 servings



This recipe has less sugar, no butter and extra omega 3's and fiber...delicious!

Recipe Ingredients for Better Banana Bread

4 bananas, ripe
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup applesauce
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 eggs
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 tablespoon baking powder
1 cup all purpose flour
1 cup whole wheat pastry flour
1/8 cup flax seeds

Recipe Directions for Better Banana Bread

  1. Preheat oven to 350.

  2. Place bananas in a large bowl and mash with electric mixer.

  3. Stir in sugar and let stand 15 minutes.

  4. Add applesauce and eggs and beat well.

  5. Add remaining ingredients and mix well.

  6. Pour into greased 9x5 loaf pan.

  7. Bake for 45 minutes, or until wooden toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.

  8. Remove from oven and let stand 10 minutes before removing from pan, cool on wire rack.

Categories

Breads

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 89.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
168
Calories from Fat
16
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
1.8g
3%
Saturated Fat
0.4g
2%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
27mg
9%
Sodium
117mg
5%
Potassium
309mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
34.9g
12%
Dietary Fiber
2.9g
12%
Sugars
14.3g
Protein
3.7g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 6%
Calcium 7% Iron 7%
* 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
B-
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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