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Grandma's Special Banana Bread Recipe

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This recipe for Grandma's Special Banana Bread, by , is from The Mount Dora Police Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Debra Fecht


3/4 cup of butter
1-8 oz. package3 of cream cheese
2 cups of sugar
2 eggs
3 cups of flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1-1/2 cups of mashed bananas
1/2 teaspoon vanilla

Cream butter and cream cheese together till smooth. Add sugar and eggs beat till creamy. Add dry ingredients, mix well. Add the mashed bananas mix well, add the vanilla. Mix. Pour into bread pans.

Mix the following ingredients and sprinkle evenly on top of batter. Bake at 350 for 50-60 minutes. When tester inserted in the bread comes out clean, then it's done!

1/2 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup of chopped pecans
1 tablespoon flour
1 tablespoon melted butter
1/8 teaspoon cinnamon




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