Buttermilk Banana Bread

Recipe by Debbie R.

This makes three loaves; it's my favorite banana bread recipe. Very moist and banana-y.

Top Review by bakeandbake

I have tried many banana bread recipes. This is without a doubt the best. Moist and delicious but not very healthy.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Spray three loaf pans.
  2. Cream together sugar, butter and shortening. Add eggs, one at a time, mixing. Add bananas and mix well.
  3. Sift together flours, baking soda, salt and baking powder.
  4. Gradually add flour mixture to creamed mixture alternately with buttermilk, beginning and ending with dry things. Use a light hand, mixing just enough to mix each time.
  5. Fold in nuts if using.
  6. Bake at 350 for 45-50 minutes. Cool in pans 10 minutes. Turn onto racks on their sides to cool completely.

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