Banana Bread, an adaptation.
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This bread is darker and richer than what you're used to making because it cooks low and slow and caramelizes everything while cooking.
Serves: 6
  • 3 over-ripe Bananas
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 Cup of Sugar and a tablespoon or so of Molasses(or ½ C with a half C of any fruit Preserves you like- I just did Lemon Strawberry- OMG)
  • ¼ C Oil (Coconut or Canola, not Olive)
  • ⅓ C Buttermilk or Plain Yogurt (I frequently substitute Soy milk + zest and 1 lemon's juice- now that's a standard)
  • 1 Lemon's zest and juice
  • 1 tsp Vanilla
  • 1-3/4 C Flour
  • 1 tsp Baking Soda
  • 1 tsp Salt
  1. Start the bananas and sugar on medium heat until bubbling, remove from heat and let cool for 20 mins then add oil and vanilla. Combine dairy and lemon and egg together and add it to the banana mixture. Whisk dry ingredients together- Flour, salt, baking soda
  2. Turn Oven on to 325ยบ and Grease and flour a loaf pan.
  3. Combine wet and dry ingredients and bake for 1 hour and 20 mins or until it's no longer soft in the middle. Minimum 1 hour 20 mins.
Recipe by Cook and Craft at