Family Tested & Approved
all purpose flour
2 to 3
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease 9x5x3-inch loaf pan.
Sift flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt together.
With mixer at medium speed, thoroughly mix shortening with sugar, then the eggs until light and fluffy (4 mins).
At low speed, beat in flour mixture alternately with bananas until smooth. Turn into pan.
Bake for 1 hour. (DO NOT OPEN DOOR WHILE BAKING) Cool in pan for 10 minutes. Remove and finish cooling on a wire rack.
I add 1 teaspoon of vanilla to the batter.
Sometimes I use butter flavored shortening.
I use 3 banana's.
I start checking the bread after 50 minutes.