Total Time
1hr 50mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

Banana lovers of all ages will crave this dense rich pound cake of the same persuasion. It is equally at home for breakfast or dessert. (From BHG magazine)

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Beat shortening at medium speed with an electric mixer 2 minutes until creamy. Gradually add sugar, beating 5 to 7 minutes. Add eggs, one at a time, beating until yellow disappears.
  2. Combine banana, buttermilk, and vanilla. Combine flour, soda, and salt; add to shortening mixture alternately with banana mixture, beginning and ending with flour mixture. Mix at low speed after each addition just until blended. Stir in pecans. Spoon batter into a greased and floured 10 inch tube or bundt pan.
  3. Bake at 325 for 1 hour and 30 minutes, or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool on wire rack.

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