Best Banana Bread Recipe
photo by NorthwestGal
- Ready In:
- 1hr 10mins
- 1. Mix flour, soda, salt and cream of tartar in mixing bowl.
- 2. Cream shortening. Add sugar a little at a time and stir until light and fluffy. Add eggs and beat well.
- 3. Add flour mixture alternately with bananas, a small amount at a time, and beat after each addition until smooth.
- 4. Put in well-greased loaf pan and bake in 350 oven for 1 hour until done.
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Tried this today since I had three over ripe bananas. it was quick and simple to prepare and has a really great taste and texture. I made six mini loaves.....it's only me and my DH, so it lasts longer this way!!!! We've enjoyed one loaf already today.I sometimes like to top my loaves with a maple flavored butter frosting. Thanks for the good recipe.
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