Banana Bread

Brought to you by: Lorraine Leo, Massachusetts, USA

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  • 1 Tablespoon shortening
  • ¼ tsp. salt
  • 1 cup sugar
  • ½ cup milk
  • 2 eggs
  • 3 very ripe bananas
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • walnuts, chopped, if desired
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • chocolate chips, if desired


Cream the shortening, sugar and eggs together. Add the flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and milk. Gently mix in the bananas.

Note: You may add the walnuts and chocolate chips here if desired.

Bake at 350º F in loaf pan for 1 hour.