chocolate,  desserts

Perfect Banana Bread!

i have never ever EVER liked the taste of bakes/cooked banana, like EVEEER until i tried a recipe i found online for banana muffins from cosette's kitchen  ( which is one of my favorite food bloggers and you MUST follow her )

those muffins made me realize the amazing taste baked banana have that is similar to caramel which is why i changed a bit in her recipe and started making this super delicious banana bread with dark chocolate chunks!

try it and you will love me more 😛

Perfect banana bread



2 ripe bananas ( 1 extra for decorating on top)

1/4 cup light brown sugar

1/4 cup regular white sugar

1 large egg

1/2 cup vegetable oil

2 cups all porpose flour

1 tsp. baking pwoder

1.5 tsp bicarbonate of soda

1 tsp ground cinnamon

pinch on salt

1 cup dark chocolate ( 70% cocoa) chunks










  • Pre-heat oven to 160 C, rack in the middle.
  • Butter a rectangular pound cake pan and line it with parchment paper.
  • Smash the bananas til smooth, mix in sugar, egg and oil.
  • In a separate bowl sift the dry ingredients, flour, baking powder , bicarbonate of soda, cinnamon and salt.
  • Add dry ingredients to the banana mixture and mix well using a wooden spoon till well combined then add the chocolate chunks.
  • Spoon the batter to the pan, cut the extra banana in half by length and place it on top of the batter.
  • Bake for 40 minutes or till it golden and a toothpick comes out clean.
  • Leave to cook on a wire rack in a room temperature.
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3 years ago

Awww, you are the sweetest! Thanks for the shout-out and I will have to try this soon! ♥️

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