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Thursday, August 22, 2013

Banana Nut Bread

H went to the grocery store "alone" this morning and came home with a big bag of ripe banana's, they were not on his list!  The store had marked down the really ripe banana's and he got the whole bag for $1....10 banana's.   H loves to cook, so he made the bread while I cleaned on the house.


I have a favorite banana bread recipe that I would love to share with you!
  

It is the best and most moist banana bread that I have ever tasted.   

The recipe makes 3 large loaves...and freezes very well.



2  1/4 c. sugar.......1 stick of sofened butter......3 eggs........1 T vanilla...... 5 LARGE RIPE mashed banana's.....

Cream butter and sugar, add the eggs and beat well.

Mix the dry ingredients ......1 1/2 t soda.....3 c. flour.....1 1/2 c chopped walnuts (or pecans)

Combine everything and stir well.     Bake at 325 for 45-50 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean...be careful not to over bake (that can make your bread dry)l

I like to sprinkle it with some powdered sugar, just to make it pretty!   Serve with a hot cup of coffee or tea and enjoy!

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26 comments:

  1. A man who makes banana bread. Now there's a keeper. Deb

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  2. Lindo o pão de banana, anotei a receita para fazer. Amei sua toalha de crochê.
    Tenha um ótimo dia.

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  3. Hi Penny!
    In France, we don't know banana bread, but with your receipe I'm trying to make it! I love bananas and I want to taste this bread!
    Thanks very much
    Hugs and kisses

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  4. Oh- I am saving this to try, Penny. My son loves banana bread and I try to do a new recipe about once a month for him- xo Diana

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  5. Haven't made banana bread in awhile. Looks so yummy with the powdered sugar. I will be making some shortly!

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  6. Hey Penny; Thank-You and H so much for Posting this!!!!
    I must try your Recipe!!
    I am surprised that you do not add any type of Nuts to your Recipe....
    The Breads which I have eaten for most of my life always have Nuts, but then again I live in the South ;-) (We are a Nutty bunch, here)
    Thank-You for Sharing!!! :-)

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  7. Penny!! Thanks so much for this great recipe that makes quite a bit!! I LOVE banana bread! My favorite indeed!! I don't make it too often because I am the only one who eats it. Joe is a very picky eater. I love that this makes a lot and can be frozen. I may make this as one of my desserts for when I host a table at the Harvest Tea. I also love zucchini bread.... could sit and eat a whole loaf!!

    Hugs,
    Deb

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  8. Recently the Hubs and I ran across a (new to us recipe) that uses cream cheese...it is wonderful. http://allrecipes.com/recipe/creamy-banana-bread/ We can hardly wait till the bananas get too ripe ;-)

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  9. Hei.
    Bananbrød er gode,jummi. :) Kjempeflott
    blogg du har.

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  10. Yummy...Banana bread in this lovely setting! Thanks for the récipe and have a lovely week.
    FABBY

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  11. Hi Penny,
    What a lovely bread for our afternoon tea, I am sitting down right now to enjoy it. Thank you so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday and have a good week!
    Miz Helen

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  12. Loved recipes like this - enough for sharing!

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  13. The delicious banana bread needs to be passed through the screen and come to my table! It llooks so yummy and perfect with tea or coffee. I love your vignette with the roses on the tablecloth. Have a great week!

    Pam

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  14. Oh, how lovely to have your hubby bake for you! The banana bread looks delightful and with tea in that beautiful cup would be such a treat. Thank you for sharing and coming to tea.

    Blessings,
    Sandi

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  15. Banana nut bread is one of my favorites, and I don't make it enough! Dropping by from Met Monday. Hope you'll come see my grandson's playroom.

    Allison
    Atticmag

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  16. Looks delicious, and your table is so pretty too. I envy women whose hubbys cook! Lucky you!

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  17. You've set a pretty table for tea and banana bread.

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  18. I love moist banana bread...and this looks to be! YUM!

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  19. Hello
    Bellísimo blog, congratulations, I'm glad I found and here I'm a follower of your lovely site. A kiss and a hug from Argentina.
    'll wait for my site. lujanfraix.blogspot.com address my main blog.

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  20. Hi Penny,

    I was just thinking of banana bread!
    Thanks for sharing your recipe!

    Bear Hugs,
    Carolyn

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  21. Hi! Your banana bread looks wonderful. I love your pretty photos! Thanks for sharing with us.

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  22. I love Banana Nut bread! I found a bargain on canned pumpkin and will making bread this weekend! Yum!

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  23. Yum! Thanks for sharing on the Creative Home & Garden Hop! Hope to see you again today...
    http://littlehomesteadonthehill.blogspot.com/2013/09/the-creative-home-garden-hop-7.html

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  24. Penny, it's great that your hubby likes to bake. Mine likes to cook breakfast or make bread in the bread machine. I love banana bread. I am going to try your recipe, but I like trying new things. May find that I like it even better than mine. Thanks for sharing with SYC.
    hugs,
    Jann

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  25. Looks very delicious! Thanks for linking up at Romance on a dime!

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  26. I kind of look forward to bananas over-ripening! These look so delicious and cozy! I am delighted that you shared with Home and Garden Thursday,
    Kathy

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