Walnut Banana Bread
Walnut Banana Bread

Walnut Banana Bread

Banana bread recipes are a great way to use overripe bananas. This recipe gets added crunch from chopped walnuts.

15 min
1 hr 55 min


3/4 cup sugar

1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Butter softened

2 large Land O Lakes® Eggs

2 medium (1 cup) bananas, mashed

1/2 teaspoon vanilla

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

1 cup chopped walnuts

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon salt

1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Land O Lakes® Butter with Canola Oil

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour 8x4-inch loaf pan; set aside.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine sugar, butter and eggs in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add banana and vanilla. Beat at low speed until well mixed. Stir in all remaining ingredients except Butter with Canola Oil.

  3. STEP 3

    Spoon batter into prepared pan. Bake 60-65 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pan 10 minutes; remove from pan. Place onto cooling rack. Cool completely.

  4. STEP 4

    Serve with Butter with Canola Oil.

Tip #1

- Banana bread is best the second day. Wrap cooled bread tightly in plastic food wrap. Refrigerate overnight.

Tip #2

- Walnuts can be omitted.

Tip #3

- Use no-stick cooking spray that contains flour to easily coat loaf pan.


11Fat (mg)
40Cholesterol (mg)
180Sodium (mg)
23Carbohydrates (g)
1Dietary Fiber
4Protein (g)


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  December 24, 2016

Didn't rise like I had hoped, but pretty good.

— says Paul
  September 27, 2016

banana bread recipe is mostly common sense. adjust consistency accordingly. if it's too dry add more bananas.

— says Lovin' Every Minute of It
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