Recipes that include vanilla

Coffee Banana Bread

Coffee Banana Bread

Ingredients

2 cups well-mashed banana
1 cup strong black coffee
3/4 cups each raisins or nuts (optional)

 

Ingredients for butter mixture:

1 and 1/2 cups melted butter
1 and 3/4 cups brown sugar or 1 and 1/2 cups honey
4 eggs, room temperature
2 and 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
1/2 teaspoon almond extract
grated rind of one orange

 

Ingredients for flour mixture:

2 cups whole wheat
2 cups white flour
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
3 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon

 

Instructions – how to make coffee banana bread:

Preheat the oven to 350 degree (F).
Beat in a large bowl sugar and butter, add eggs one at a time, add remaining butter mixture ingredients, and beat until light in color.
Sift together twice the flour mixture ingredients.
Soak banana in coffee.
Add flour mixture and mashed banana alternately to butter mixture, beginning and ending with flour (flour, banana, flour, banana, flour) after each addition mix gently to combine, but do not beat or otherwise over mix – this toughens and dries the the cake.
Add 3/4 cups raisins or nuts last (optional).
Generously butter two loaf pans and sprinkle with sesame seeds.
Divide batter and bake.
Serve plain or with butter or cream cheese.

(Cool ten minutes in the pan, then remove to finish cooling)

Banana Split Bread

Banana Split Bread

Ingredients:

  • 1 cube butter
  • 1 1⁄2 cups sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 5 ripe mashed bananas
  • 1 cup walnuts, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon soda
  • Dash salt

 

Instructions – how to make banana split bread:

Cream butter and sugar, add vanilla, flour and sour cream and soda and salt.
Fold in mashed bananas, walnuts and cherries (optional).
Bake at 3500 F. for about 1 hour.

Makes 2 loaves or 4 small ones.

Whole Wheat Cinnamon-Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Whole Wheat Cinnamon-Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Ingredients:

1 cup all-purpose flour
1 cup white whole wheat flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup flax seed meal
1/4 cup wheat germ
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1 1/2 sticks (3/4 cup) unsalted butter, softened
3/4 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup sugar
2 large eggs
1 tablespoon vanilla
1 1/2 cups mashed banana (from 3 large, ripe bananas, a little more or less won’t hurt)
1 1/2 cups chocolate chips

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Honey Banana Bread

Honey Banana Bread

Ingredients:

  • 3 ripe bananas
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 TB vanilla
  • 1 TB honey
  • 1⁄4 cup coconut oil
  • 2 cups almond flour or meal
  • 1⁄4 tsp. sea salt
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • cinnamon

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