Banana Bars

READY IN: 1hr 45mins
Leslie
Recipe by Lavender Lynn

This is a good way to use up those ripe bananas. Recipe from Betty Crocker.

Top Review by snowwai

Me and My mom loved it. I love both version...I love the original recipe and my low fat version also :) I decided to play with the recipe a little bit, I made it low fat.
I used 1/4 cup sugar, 2 Tablespoon vegetable oil 4 Tablespoon applesauce, 1 egg and everything else the same. I baked it in 8inch square pan. It was very moist and yummy. It tasted just like banana bread! I left out the frosting too :)
Thanks Lavender Lynn for the great recipe!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Grease bottom and sides of 13 x 9 pan.
  3. In large bowl, mix granulated sugar, bananas, oil, and eggs with spoon.
  4. Stir in flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, and salt.
  5. Spread in pan.
  6. Bake bars 25 to 30 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  7. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
  8. In medium bowl, mix cream cheese, butter, and vanilla with electric mixer on medium speed until blended.
  9. Gradually beat in powdered sugar with spoon, scraping bowl occasionally, until smooth and spreadable.
  10. Spread cooled bars with cream cheese frosting.
  11. Store in refrigerator.

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