Best Banana Bread

Best Banana Bread

Best banana bread recipe I've ever used! This is, in my opinion, a perfect blend of flavor and moistness. Try it and you won't be disappointed!
Prep Time 25 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 25 minutes
Servings 2 loaves


  • 4 Large extra ripe bananas
  • 6 ounces chocolate chips or chunks
  • 1/2 cup golden raisins
  • 1 stick butter softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
  • 2 cup cake flour plus and additional 2 Tablespoons of cake flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda


  • Cream the bananas and add chocolate chips/chunks and raisins.
  • In a large bowl cream the butter and the sugar. Add the vanilla and almond extracts. Stir in the banana mixture, mixing well.
  • Add the cake flour and baking soda to banana mixture. Stir till mixed. Pour into 2 loaf pans
  • Bake at 350 for one hour or till firm to tap.