Betty Crocker's Banana Bread

Total Time
3hrs 15mins
Prep
15 mins
Cook
3 hrs

Rich buttermilk, crunchy nuts and flavorful, ripe bananas make this banana bread tops.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Move oven rack to low position so that tops of pans will be in center of oven. Heat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Grease bottoms only of 2 loaf pans, 8 1/2x4 1/2x2 1/2 inches, or 1 loaf pan, 9x5x3 inches.
  3. Mix sugar and butter in large bowl.
  4. Stir in eggs until well blended.
  5. Add bananas, buttermilk, and vanilla.
  6. Beat until smooth.
  7. Stir in flour, baking soda and salt just until moistened.
  8. Stir in nuts.
  9. Pour into pans.
  10. Bake 8-inch loaves about 1 hour, 9-inch loaf about 1 1/4 hours, or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  11. Cool 10 minutes.
  12. Loosen sides of loaves from pans; remove from pans and place top side up on wire rack.
  13. Cool completely, about 2 hours, before slicing.
  14. Wrap tightly and store at room temperature up to 4 days, or refrigerate up to 10 days.