Banana Tea Bread from the New York Times

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READY IN: 1hr 30mins
SERVES: 8
YIELD: 1 bread
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Sift together the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
  • Cream the shortening or butter, add the sugar gradually and continue working until the batter is light and fluffy.
  • Add the eggs and beat well.
  • Add the flour mixture alternately with the bananas, a small amount at a time, beating after each addition until smooth.
  • Turn into a well-greased bread pan [8-1/2 X 4-1/2 X 3 inches] and bake about one hour and ten minutes.
  • NOTE: you can add 1/2 cup coarsely broken nut meats to the batter.
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