Total Time
1hr 35mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr 15 mins

Do you like banana bread? You'll like this, but it is not bread; it is cake. This is similar to banana bread, but has fruit in it. It is made in a tube pan and so you will have a big cake filled with yummy goodies in it. NOTE: If you want to make it Banana Bread, omit the cherries and raisins; omit the spices except for 1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon. Put it into two bread pans and bake as directed. You will have two loaves of delicious Banana Bread.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Dissolve the baking soda in the hot water; set aside.
  2. Mix sugar, eggs, bananas, butter, and baking soda solution together.
  3. Mix well.
  4. Add the flour, salt, and spices; mix well.
  5. Add nuts, raisins, and cherries.
  6. Mix well.
  7. Pour into a greased tube pan.
  8. Bake 350 degrees for 1 hour or till done.
  9. Let cool 15 minutes in pan and then take out to cool on rack.