Gram's BEST Banana Bread

13
Lyn Starr

By
@lynstarr

This recipe is written on a pink piece of cardstock and sooo faded I can barely read it! Also well used. This recipe was handed down by my Grams (Grandma Berry) who was from the Netherlands and Dairy Farmers. She's the one who told us all to use the BEST ingredients. The recipe only has only a list of ingredients and baking time and temp!! I will include directions for you. :)

Blue Ribbon Recipe

This is a sweet, moist, and delicious banana bread filled with banana flavor. It has simple ingredients and simple directions, a real old-school recipe. We're sure you have a similar style recipe that's handed through generations that you cherish. This banana bread is a great recipe with a sweet story. Make it in your own kitchen and enjoy!

Note: Check the doneness of your bread with a toothpick at 55 minutes. Depending on your oven, it could be done a few minutes earlier than an hour. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    brown sugar, light
  • 1/2 c
    butter, room temperature
  • 3
    bananas, ripen (rotten, kids call them!)
  • 2 c
    all-purpose flour, sifted
  • 1 tsp
    soda
  • 1/4 c
    milk, sour (add 1 tsp cider vinegar)
  • 2
    eggs

How to Make Gram's BEST Banana Bread

Step-by-Step

  1. Pre-heat oven to 350.
  2. Mix flour and soda in a bowl; set aside.
  3. Beat butter and sugar until creamy.
  4. Add bananas, one at a time, and beat again.
  5. Mix milk and vinegar in glass measuring cup.
  6. Add eggs and beat with a fork.
  7. Add to bananas; stir.
  8. Add flour mixture; stir.
  9. Grease and lightly flour large (5x9") loaf pan.
  10. Pour batter into pan and bake.
  11. Bake 1 hour.
  12. Enjoy! XOXO

Printable Recipe Card

About Gram's BEST Banana Bread

Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Dutch
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Collection: Favorite Breads
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids



Show 12 Comments & Reviews

17 Refreshing Recipes with Mint

17 Refreshing Recipes with Mint


Have an abundance of mint in your garden? These mint-tastic recipes are the answer! Bursting with fresh mint leaves, these refreshing summer dinner recipes are sure to be a hit. From grilled goodies to fresh salads to yummy vegetarian options, mint works with them all! Not only are they easy to make on a hot […]

16 Fresh Cucumber Recipes to Try This Summer

16 Fresh Cucumber Recipes to Try This Summer


Since cucumbers are 95% water, they help with hydration and are fantastic to add to your summer menu. They’re not just for tossing into a garden salad or slicing for a snack either. From soups to creamy and marinated salads, dips to drinks, here are 16 fresh cucumber recipes to try this summer.

15 Recipes for a Scaled Back Fourth of July Barbecue

15 Recipes for a Scaled Back Fourth of July Barbecue


Fourth of July may look a little different this year but it’s still our patriotic duty to enjoy delicious food. These scrumptious recipes are made with readily available ingredients and leftovers are just as good. Start with some Strawberry Salsa served with pita chips (tasty on top of chicken too). Grill Chipotle Lime Chicken and […]