"A man who was fond of wine was offered some grapes at dessert after dinner. "Much obliged," said he, pushing the plate aside; "I am not accustomed to take my wine in pills."--Jean Antheleme Brillat-Savarin, The Physiology of Taste
1/2 c. shortening 1 c. sugar 2 eggs 1/2 c. butter 3 bananas 2 c. flour 1/4 tsp. salt 3 T. milk 2 T. lemon juice 1 tsp. baking soda 1/2 c. chopped nuts, optional
Mix the milk and lemon juice together to make sour milk and add baking soda to that and set aside. Mix all ingredients and add sour milk mixture. Pour into greased loaf pans and bake at 350º for 40 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean.
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