Banana Bread


  • 225 g Self-raising flour
  • 1 tsp Bicarbonate of soda
  • 1 pinch Salt
  • 75 g Butter/Margarine
  • 2 Beaten eggs
  • 450 g Ripe mashed bananas
  • 100 g Walnuts


  • Heat the oven to 180C/350F.
  • Mix together the flour, salt and bicarbonate of soda.
  • Cream the butter, sugar in another bowl until pale and fluffy. Add the eggs and flour alternately a little at a time.
  • Stir in the bananas and chopped walnuts.
  • Pour into a prepared loaf tin. Cook for about 11/4 hours until the sponge bounces back when pressed gently or use a skewer to test that it is cooked through. Turn out onto a wire rack to cool.
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