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Jans Banana Nut Bread


Moms old fashioned banana bread

Rate this recipe 4.1/5 (19 Votes)


  • 2 1/4 cup flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 shortening
  • 1/2 buttermilk
  • 1 cup mashed banana
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup chopped nuts


Servings 12
Level of difficulty Easy
Preparation time 20mins
Cooking time 60mins
Cost Average budget


Step 1

In large bowl, mix together flour, baking soda, baking powder, and salt.

Step 2

In medium bowl, cream together sugar and shortening. Add milk,eggs, vanilla, and banana to the creamed mix. Mix well.

Step 3

Add wet mix to dry mix and thoroughly blend. Fold in nuts.

Step 4

Pour batter into two greased bread pans and bake at 350 for about 45 minutes.


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