Special Banana Nut Bread

Special Banana Nut Bread Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Kimi Gaines

By
@kimijo

This recipe is amazing. I got it from my sister. It is almost like pound cake. The topping makes the bread extra great!!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
8-12
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 15 Min

Ingredients

  • 3/4 c
    butter, softened
  • 8 oz
    cream cheese, room temperature
  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 1/2 c
    mashed bananas (4 medium)
  • 1/2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 3 c
    flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 2 c
    chopped pecans (divided)
  • ORANGE GLAZE

  • 1 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 3 Tbsp
    orange juice
  • 1 tsp
    grated orange peel

How to Make Special Banana Nut Bread

Step-by-Step

  1. In large mixing bowl, cream butter, cream cheese and sugar. Mix until light and fluffy. Add 1 egg at a time beating well after each egg. Add bananas and vanilla, mix well.
  2. Combine flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt to creamed mixture. Fold in 1 cup of pecans. Transfer to 2 greased loaf pans. Sprinkle with remaining pecans. Bake at 350F for 1 to 1 1/4 hrs. Cool for 10 minutes in pan. Remove bread and place on wire rack. Drizzle glaze over bread.
  3. Orange Glaze: Whisk glaze ingredients and pour over bread.

Printable Recipe Card

About Special Banana Nut Bread

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




Show 4 Comments & Reviews

17 Doughnut Recipes To Celebrate National Doughnut Day

17 Doughnut Recipes to Celebrate National Doughnut Day

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

"Doughnut" let us stop you from making one of these 17 delectable doughnut recipes. Happy National Doughnut Day!

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

I mean, who doesn't love blueberries? From breakfast to dessert, these blueberry recipes are berry phenomenal.

Pineapple Cranberry Zucchini Bread Recipe

Pineapple Cranberry Zucchini Bread

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

The absolute best zucchini bread recipe ever! So moist and full of flavor, you're going to love this Pineapple Cranberry Zucchini Bread. Click here for the Pineapple Cranberry Zucchini Bread...