Banana Nut Bread

Banana Nut Bread Recipe

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ANGELA ROSALES

By
@afdragon

This was my maternal grandmother's recipe. I would give these as Christmas gifts and everyone I gave this to loved it!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes

Ingredients

1 1/3 c
all purpose flour
1 1/4 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
2/3 c
sugar
1/3 c
shortening
2
eggs
2 Tbsp
milk
1 c
mashed overripe bananas
1/4
chopped nuts (your choice)
3/4 tsp
salt

Step-By-Step

1Stir together flour, baking powder, baking soda & salt. Set aside.
2In a mixer bowl, beat sugar & shortening with electric mixer till mixture is light, scraping sides of bowl often. Add eggs and milk one at a time beating till smooth after each addition.
3Add flour mixture and bananas alternatively to creamed mixture, beating till smooth after each addition. Fold in nuts.
4Pour batter into lightly greased 8x4x2 inch loaf pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 60-65 minutes. Cool for 10 minutes. Remove from pan and cool.
5For easier slicing, wrap & store overnight. Makes 1 loaf. Keep in freezer & it'll keep for several weeks.

About Banana Nut Bread

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads