Better than Grandma's Banana Bread

nicki zamarelli


a variation on an old recipe from my Grandma's Betty Crocker cookbook.


★★★★★ 1 vote

approx 10
10 Min
1 Hr 10 Min


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1 c
granulated sugar
1/2 tsp
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 c
butter or margerine(1 stick)
3 large
mashed ripe bananas
2 large
beaten eggs
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
1/2 tsp
2 1/3 c
2/3 c
chopped walnuts or pecans
1/2 c
applesauce, unsweetened

How to Make Better than Grandma's Banana Bread


  • 1cream sugar, butter, vanilla extract and salt
  • 2add eggs, bananas and applesauce. beat just till mixed.
  • 3add flour, baking soda and spices. mix lightly. add nuts and mix just till blended.
  • 4pour into greased loaf pan. bake in preheated 325 degree oven for 60 to 70 minutes till golden brown and knife inserted in center comes out clean.
  • 5remove from pan immediately and cool. drizzle with powdered sugar icing if desired.

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About Better than Grandma's Banana Bread

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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