The Elvis (peanut butter banana bread)

Melissa Turner


Love me some peanut butter and banana sandwiches. Why not banana bread? Wanna make it a true Elvis bread? Try adding some crumbled bacon into the mix.


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1 large loaf
10 Min
1 Hr


  • 1 3/4 c
  • 1 1/4 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 3/4 tsp
  • 1/3 c
    shortening (crisco)
  • 2/3 c
  • 2
    beaten eggs
  • 3 medium
    ripe bananas (black)
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 c
    peanut butter chips
  • 4-5 slice
    cooked and crumbled bacon (optional)

How to Make The Elvis (peanut butter banana bread)


  1. sift flour, salt, baking powder and soda. set aside.
  2. cream shortening add sugar and eggs. add flour and mix
  3. pour into prepared 9x5 loaf pan and bake in preheated 350 degree oven for 1 hour. start checking bread for doneness at around 50 minutes. not sure why and it doesn't happen all the time, but sometimes if I let this go for the full 60 minutes it overcooks. so I just start watching it after 50

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About The Elvis (peanut butter banana bread)

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American

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