Spiced Banana Bars Recipe

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Spiced Banana Bars

cindy clark

By
@elmwoodgirl

We always have bananas around-use them on cereal, smoothies in the summer, banana nut bread in the winter-this is a 'company-coming' version of the bread that's really delicious, and the cream-cheese frosting brings it over the top!


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Serves:

3 dozen bars

Prep:

1 Hr

Cook:

40 Min

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter, softened
2 c
sugar
3
eggs
1 1/2 c
mashed bananas (3)
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
nutmeg & cinnamon
1/2 c
chopped pecans

CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

1/2 c
butter, softened
8 oz
cream cheese, room temperature
4 c
confectioners' sugar
2 tsp
vanilla extract

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter & sugar. Beat in eggs, bananas, and vanilla. Combine flour, baking soda, & pinch of salt. Add to creamed mixture and mix well.
2
Pour into greased 15 x 10 x 1 pan. Bake at 350* for 30 mins or until bars test done. Cool.
3
Frosting: Cream butter & sugar, gradually add confectioner's sugar & vanilla. Beat well, spread over bars.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Desserts, Cakes
Hashtags: #potluck, #Great