Best Banana Bread
3 bananas, smashed
1/4 cup butter
2 tablespoons lemon juice
1 1/2 cup flour
3/4 cup sugar
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 cup nuts (pecans, walnuts, almonds, etc)
Combine all ingredients except for nuts, using a mixer.
Add nuts and mix by hand
Grease bread pan
Cook for 50 minutes at 350 degrees
Check with toothpick for doneness (may need to cook longer, possibly 15 more minutes.)
This recipe can also be turned into muffins. Simply scoop the batter into 12 muffin cups. Cook at the same temperature but reduce bake time to 25 minutes.
Pairs Well With
For my wedding I wanted to make Strawberry bread and Banana bread muffins for my favors. My mother in law was nice enough to give me copy of her yummy Banana bread recipe and here it is.