Banana Walnut Bread: Nutty Comfort
They say comfort comes in many forms, and when it’s wrapped in the warm embrace of homemade Banana Walnut Bread, you know it’s true. This delightful recipe isn’t just about baking a loaf; it’s about creating cherished memories with every slice. The mingling aromas of ripe bananas and toasted walnuts will transport you to a place of coziness and contentment.
- 3 ripe bananas, mashed
- 1/2 cup unsalted butter, melted
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1/2 cup granulated sugar
- 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
- 1 cup chopped walnuts
- Mix the mashed bananas, melted butter, and vanilla extract in a bowl.
- Add the granulated sugar and brown sugar, and mix until well combined.
- In a separate bowl, whisk together the flour, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, and nutmeg.
- Gradually incorporate the dry ingredients into the wet ingredients, mixing just until combined.
- Gently fold in the chopped walnuts.
- Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and grease a loaf pan.
- Pour the batter into the prepared pan and smooth the top.
- Bake for 55-60 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
- Allow the banana walnut bread to cool in the pan for 10-15 minutes, then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 1 delicious loaf
Savor the nutty goodness of Banana Walnut Bread, a perfect blend of ripe bananas and crunchy walnuts, baked to golden perfection.
Nutritional information: Calories: 240 per slice, Fat: 10g, Carbohydrates: 34g, Protein: 4g
Picture yourself on a lazy Sunday morning, a slice of this moist and flavorful bread in one hand and a steaming cup of coffee in the other. The sweet, nutty taste takes you back to cherished moments, reminding you of the joys of simple pleasures. Whether shared with loved ones or savored in solitude, this Banana Walnut Bread will always be a reminder that comfort can be found in every bite.