Banana Bread Recipe

Banana Bread Served with Butter

The best banana bread recipe

This banana bread recipe is moist and delicious, with loads of banana flavour.

Banana Bread Recipe

Banana Bread Served with Butter

Print this recipe and stick it in front of your recipe book. This banana loaf will become a favorite. Tea time, lunch time, after dinner snack and definitely a lunch box must.

This recipes makes between two or three loaves – I always bake more than one loaf at time and have to hide one for the following day. Served at its best hot with butter, honey or syrup.

Banana Bread Recipe

4 from 3 votes
Recipe by Melissa Jacobs Course: Dessert, TreatsCuisine: GlobalDifficulty: Easy
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The best banana bread recipe


  • 1 cup sugar

  • 250 grams butter

  •  5 ripe bananas

  • 3 eggs

  • 10 ml vanilla essence

  • 4 cups flour

  • 1 teaspoon baking soda

  • 2 teaspoons baking powder

  • 1 cup milk


  • Beat the soft butter, sugar and bananas well.
  • Dissolve the baking soda in the milk.
  • Add the dry ingredients and add the milk mixture.
  • Divide the batter into 2 or 3 medium size bread baking tins.
  • Bake at 180 degrees for 40 minutes until brown.

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