Banana Bread

A sweet and moist bread that will quickly become one of your favorites.


  • 2 cups of flour
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons of baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon of baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon of salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon of ground cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon of ground nutmeg
  • 2 beaten eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups of mashed bananas
  • 1 cup of sugar
  • 1/2 cup of vegetable oil, or melted butter, or margarine
  • 1/4 cup of chopped walnuts


Preheat the oven to 350°F.
Grease bottom and sides of a loaf pan and set to the side.

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Combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg, and salt.
Make a well in the center of flour mixture; set aside.

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In a medium bowl combine eggs, bananas, sugar, and oil.

Banana Bread 602Add egg mixture all at once to flour mixture. Stir just until moistened. (Batter should be lumpy.)

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Fold in nuts.

Banana Bread 604Stir until all combined.

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Spoon batter into prepared pan and place in the oven.
Bake for 45-55 minutes or until a wooden toothpick inserted near center comes out clean.
Cool in pan for about 10 minutes.
Remove from pan.
Wrap and store in the fridge or slice once cooled.




-R. Vargas

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