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kitty's favorite banana bread

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Katrina Freed
Newark, DE

This is the recipe I have been using for years. I don't have a great photo of it because I don't think it has lasted long enough for me to get one with more than just crumbs on a plate! Be sure to use bananas that are beginning to turn black

(2 ratings)
yield 8 serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 50 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For kitty's favorite banana bread

  • 1 - 1/2 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 1 - 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 1/8 tsp
  • 1
  • 1 c
    mashed bananas (3 medium)
  • 3/4 c
  • 1/4 c
    cooking oil
  • 1/2 c
    chopped walnuts

How To Make kitty's favorite banana bread

  • 1
    Grease the bottom and 1/2 inch up the sides of an 8x4x2 inch loaf pan and set aside
  • 2
    In a medium mixing bowl combine all the dry ingredients i.e. flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, and salt
  • 3
    Make a well in the center of the dry mixture and set aside
  • 4
    In another bowl combine bananas, egg, sugar, and cooking oil. Add this mixture all at once to the dry mixture
  • 5
    Stir just till moistened. Batter will be lumpy
  • 6
    Gently fold in walnuts
  • 7
    Spoon batter into baking pan
  • 8
    Bake at 350 degrees for 50 - 55 minutes. When done sides will pull away slightly... test with toothpick
  • 9
    Cool in pan on wire rack for 10 minutes
  • 10
    Wrap and store over night before slicing (If you can wait that long!)