Spiked Banana Bread

Total Time
10 mins
45 mins

Get ready to raid your liquor cabinet! A moist and delicious treat for any time of the day with ingredients you probably already have! My husband ate half a loaf in one sitting!! Haven't tried freezing yet as it doesn't last that long, but stays for at least a week in the fridge :)Makes 2 loaves.

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  1. Mix together 1/8 cup triple sec and 1/2 cup sugar and set aside.
  2. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  3. Mix together margarine and 1 1/2 cups sugar until creamy.
  4. Beat in eggs and bananas.
  5. Add flour, baking powder, salt and vanilla. Mix well.
  6. While mixer is still mixing, slowly add 1/3 cup of triple sec and 2 tablespoons orange juice.
  7. Mixture will be creamy but not too runny. Pour into two greased 8 inch loaf pans.
  8. Bake for 40 minutes. Then, with loaves still on oven racks paint the bread with the topping. Be sure to cover entire top. Bake five more minutes.
  9. Allow to cool in pans five minutes before transferring to cooling racks.
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5 5

this is really good! i think a little spice would be nice so i may add some cinnamon next time (hmm goldschlager instead of triple sec?) but yummy!

5 5

Very good! I used coconut rum liqeur and real unsalted butter instead, still tastes great. My husband doesn't even like bananas, and he gobbled it up!

5 5

Very moist and lush-shush, if you know what I mean ;) And this yummy banana bread is, I think, even better the day after baking. I followed your instructions almost exactly, only substituting butter for the margarine and adding an additional 5-10 minutes to the bake-time. My family requests that I make this again soon!