Best Banana Bread Recipe
This is simply the best banana bread recipe; we keep coming back to it. This easy banana bread is moist and offers huge banana flavor without distractions.
Light Brown Sugar
Overly Ripe Bananas
All Purpose Flour
Cream together the butter and both sugars in a stand mixer. Add eggs and beat on medium low until combined.
Mash the bananas and add vanilla extract. Add to the stand mixer & mix until incorporated.
Add to Loaf Pan
In a separate bowl, stir together flour, baking soda, and salt until combined. Add flour mixture to bowl with banana mixture then transfer to loaf pan.
Slice & Serve
Bake for 1 hour. Let finished loaf cool in pan at room temperature overnight or at least lukewarm. Slice & serve.
Add cinnamon & nutmeg if you want to amp up the flavors. If you prefer sweeter bread, use 1/2 cup granulated sugar. Tastes delicious warmed up in oven or toaster.