Christmas Banana Bread

Total Time
1hr
Prep 0 mins
Cook 1 hr

This is one of my favorite banana breads. I love bananas, but the ones available in the US are not as tasty as the Brazilians, so banana bread is my way of enjoying this fruit. I am not criticizing, it is just that bananas grow all over Brazil, from North to South, so it is just obvious we have better ones there! ;-)

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cream butter and sugar in large mixing bowl.
  2. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition.
  3. Sift together flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt. Gradually addo to creamed butter.
  4. MIx in bananas; fold in walnuts, chocolate and cherries.
  5. Pour into greased 9" x 5" x 3" loaf pan. Bake at 350 F for 60 minutes, until toothpick inserted in center of loaf comes out clean.
  6. Cool 10 minutes before removing from pan to wire rack.
Most Helpful

Lovely cake, perfect thing for school lunches as it is firm not crumbly . I omitted the choc chips and doubled the dried apricots and it is great and also pretty. Made for Pool Party Tag.

katew May 06, 2010