Breads

Shirley's Banana Bread

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My grandmother Shirley was a wonderful cook with many tips and secrets. There are a couple of secrets to getting great banana bread. Check out the recipe to see what they are!

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1 cup granulated sugar
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup shortening (butter flavor is best)
2 eggs
2 cups flour
1 1/2 tablespoons buttermilk OR `1 1/2 tablespoons milk mixed with 1 teaspoon vinegar
1 teaspoon baking soda dissolved in 1 1/2 tablespoons buttermilk or water
4 bananas, well ripened and mashed
Pre­heat oven to 335 degrees (if your oven will not let you adjust to this tem­per­a­ture, 350 will work, just keep a close eye on the bread). Pre­pare bread pans with cook­ing spray or parch­ment paper...
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Nutritions

Calories
579

Sodium
422mg
17% DV

Fat
15g
23% DV

Protein
8g
16% DV

Carbs
101g
34% DV

Fiber
6g
25% DV