Prep 30 mins
Cook 1 hr
Not for kids It's true that most of the alcohol does bake off. Depends on how long the loaf is cooked. For this approximately 25% of the alcohol is retained. However, the taste may not be acquired yet by the little kiddies. I tend to have a heavy hand in the liquor department and the flavor is very apparant.
- 1⁄4 cup Bourbon (little more is also good)
- 1 cup raisins
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1⁄2 teaspoon salt
- 1 cup sugar
- 1⁄2 cup butter
- 2 eggs
- 3 bananas, thinly sliced
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 1⁄2 cup chopped pecans (little more is better)
- Soak Raisins in Bourbon until plump.
- Sift flour, soda and salt together.
- Preheat oven to 325, Cream together sugar, butter, eggs, bananas, vanilla and pecans then stir in raisins and bourbon and then add flour mixture.
- Pour into loaf pan and bake for 1 hour on until tester inserted comes out clean.
- Makes 1 loaf or 4 mini loafs.