"Spicy" Banana Bread

READY IN: 1hr 15mins
Recipe by ratherbebaking

What a great banana bread. Nice change from your basic banana bread. Adjutst spices to taste. Candace submitted this recipe at another recipe site.

Top Review by Chef 313014

Very good! Moist and delicious. I didn't have walnuts or pecans, so I used a combination of sliced almonds and chopped peanuts.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Spray two 9x5 loaf pans with non-stick cooking spray.
  3. Cream shortening and sugar until light.
  4. Beat in eggs one at a time.
  5. In separate bowl, sift together flour,salt, baking soda, cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg.
  6. Add flour mixture to shortening mixture.
  7. Blend well.
  8. Add well mashed bananas, blend well.
  9. Add nuts.
  10. Pour into the two prepared pans.
  11. Bake for 45 minutes to 1 hour.
  12. Testing with wooden toothpick.

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