Rare is the person who declines when asked: Want some chocolate with your banana bread? This one's glazed with a mix of chocolate and whipping cream.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 16 servings
2-1/4 cups flour
1-1/2 tsp. CALUMET Baking Powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1/4 cup butter, softened
1 cup sugar
1 cup mashed fully ripe banana s (about 3)
1 cup BREAKSTONE'S or KNUDSEN Sour Cream
2 egg s
1 cup chopped PLANTERS Walnuts
2 oz. BAKER'S Semi-Sweet Chocolate
3 Tbsp. whipping cream
Add To Shopping List
Let's Make It
Heat oven to 350ºF.
Combine flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Beat butter and sugar in large bowl with mixer until blended. Add bananas, sour cream and eggs; mix well. Add flour mixture; mix just until moistened. Stir in nuts.
Pour into greased and floured 9x5-inch loaf pan.
Bake 1 hour or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 5 min. Remove from pan to wire rack; cool completely.
Cook chocolate and cream in small saucepan on low heat 3 to 5 min. or until chocolate is completely melted, stirring frequently. Cool 5 min. or until slightly thickened. Drizzle over bread; let stand until firm.
Prepare batter as directed; spoon into 16 paper-lined muffin cups. Bake 22 to 24 min. or until toothpick inserted in centers comes out clean. Cool in pan 5 min. Remove to wire racks; cool completely. Drizzle with chocolate glaze as directed.
For Mini Loaves
Prepare batter as directed; pour into 5 (6x3-inch) foil pans sprayed with cooking spray. Bake 30 min. or until toothpick inserted in centers comes out clean. Cool, then drizzle with chocolate glaze as directed. Makes 15 servings.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13g
Saturated Fat 5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 33g
Dietary Fibers 2g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.