Dad's Banana Bread
Recipe type: Dessert
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Serves: One 9x5" pan, or two 5x3" pans
Dad's Banana Bread: An easy recipe for the perfect banana bread.
  • ⅓ c. shortening
  • ½ c. sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1¾ c. sifted flour
  • 1 c. mashed ripe banana
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • ½ tsp. baking soda
  • ½ tsp. salt
  1. Cream together shortening and sugar. Add eggs and beat well.
  2. Sift together dry ingredients. Add to creamed mixture alternately with banana, blending well after each addition.
  3. Pour into greased 9x5" or two 5x3" loaf pans.
  4. Bake at 350 for 45-50 minutes.
  5. Remove from pan and cool on rack.
Recipe by Life With My Littles at