RECIPE

Easy recipe for Banana Bread

The banana bread can be served with Serve with ice cream, milk or coffee.

In Summary

• Preheat the oven to 180 degrees.

• Bake for about 1 hour.

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INGREDIENTS

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 eggs
  • 4 very ripe (mashed) bananas
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon

METHOD

  • Preheat the oven to 180 degrees.
  • Mix all the dry ingredients, in a bowl. The flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt.
  • In a separate bowl mix the sugar and butter in a large mixing bowl until light and fluffy adding the eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition.
  • Add in the mashed bananas, vanilla, oil and cinnamon. 
  • Pour the mixture into a 9-by-5-inch well-greased loaf pan.
  • Bake for about 1 hour.
  • Until a toothpick inserted in the centre comes out clean.
  • Slice and set aside to cool on a rack for 15 minutes.
  • Serve with ice cream, milk or coffee.