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Banana Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Tona Sauvageau and Roger Rasmussen
Added: Sunday, March 29, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/2 c. butter
1 1/2 c. sugar
2 eggs, slightly beaten
1 c. banana, mashed
1 tsp vanilla or lemon extract, or both
2 c. flour
1 tsp baking soda
1/4 tsp salt
1/2 c. buttermilk
1 tbsp sour cream

Directions:
Directions:
Cream butter, add sugar gradually. Add eggs and beat thoroughly. Add mashed banana and flavoring. Sift dry ingredients together and add alternately with milk. Bake at 350 for 20-30 minutes. Frost with cream cheese frosting.

CREAM CHEESE FROSTING:
4 Tbsp cream cheese
1 1/2 c. powdered sugar
1 egg white, slightly beaten
1/2 tsp vanilla

Work cheese until soft. Add other ingredients, beat thoroughly and frost cake.

ALTERNATE FROSTING:

1 c. mashed ripe bananas (2 bananas)
3 tbsp butter, softened
2 c. powdered sugar
1 1/2 c. chopped pecans

Beat together first 3 ingredients, adding powdered sugar (more if needed) to achieve spreading consistency. Stir in pecans. Frost cake.

 

 

 

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