Banana Bread

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by Ecossaise

I have had this banana bread recipe for a very long time. I don't remember where I got it, but I love it. It makes a sweeter bread, and is lighter in colour than typical banana bread. Kids love these as muffins (see option 2).

Top Review by Ladyshay

The best!!!!!! Bar none!!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Cream butter and sugar in electric mixer.
  3. Add eggs one at a time, beating after each addition.
  4. Add vanilla, bananas and lemon juice; mix well.
  5. Sift together flour, baking powder and salt. Add to banana mixture.
  6. Put in greased loaf pan.
  7. Bake for 1 hour or until fork comes out clean.
  8. Option 1: Can be made into 12 muffins. Follow same directions, but only bake for 30 minutes. I often add chocolate chips for the kids.
  9. Option 2: Before baking, add 1 cup chopped walnuts or pecans.
  10. Option 3: If you find too sweet, sugar can be reduced to 1/2 cup.

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