Banana bread, made with light butter, is the perfect anytime treat.
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2 cups all-purpose flour
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Light Butter softened
2 large Land O Lakes® Eggs
1 tablespoon freshly grated orange zest
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup orange juice
2 large (1 cup) ripe bananas, mashed
1 cup sweetened flaked coconut
Heat oven to 350°F.
Combine all ingredients except orange juice, bananas and coconut in bowl. Beat at low speed, scraping bowl often, until well mixed.
Add orange juice and bananas. Continue beating, scraping bowl often, until well mixed. Stir in coconut.
Spread batter into greased 9x5-inch loaf pan. Bake 60-70 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes in pan; remove from pan to cooling rack. Cool completely.
Land O Lakes® Butter can also be used in this recipe. Nutrition Facts using butter: 260 Calories, Fat 11g, Cholesterol 55mg, Sodium 300mg, Carbohydrate 37g, Dietary Fiber 2g, Protein 4g.
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I added a crumb topping with slivered almonds, coconut, and fresh nutmeg- Amazing!
I've never like banana bread either, but this is the best recipe I've ever tried. My family and friends beg me to make it...it will be a regular at my house from now on. Putting it in my recipe box! Thank you Land O Lakes.
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