Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Nutella Banana Bread

I am late getting on the baking with Nutella bandwagon. There's so many recipes out on the blogsphere. I imagine I have a dozen or more in my bookmarks to try. We don't seem to have bananas left for baking very often, so when we do I quickly take advantage of them.

It's hard to decide whether or not to make my favorite banana bread recipe or a new one. I decided to substitute Nutella for Peanut Butter in this recipe. Unfortunately the flavor of the bananas overpowered the Nutella. The bread was still delicious. I think next time, I will use less bananas and more Nutella.


Nutella Banana Bread
1/2 cup butter, softened
1/2 cup white sugar
1/2 cup brown sugar
2 eggs
1/2 cup peanut butter
2 bananas, mashed
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda

Preheat oven to 325 degrees F . Grease and flour a large or two smaller loaf pans.
In a large mixing bowl, cream together butter and sugar. Add eggs and vanilla; beat well. Stir in nutella, bananas, flour and baking soda until blended. Fill muffin cups 3/4 full.

Bake for 40 - 45 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into center comes out clean. Remove to a wire rack to cool.

I am linking this to Tasty Tuesday, Miz Helen's Full Plate Thursday.

8 comments:

  1. You had me at Nutella!

    Now I'm going to need to go pick up some Nutella from the grocery store. To both satisfy my craving and bake some bread!

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  2. Hi Julie! This recipe came at the perfect time. Bananas are super ripe and just bought some Nutella! Good Timing! Happy Thanksgiving!

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  3. Looks so good, very moist. I'd like the nutella flavor with the bananas, I have to try this. Late to nutella, too :)

    Happy Thanksgiving, Julie!

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  4. I have to make this for my grand daughter; she lives for Nutella; thank you Julie.
    Rita

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  5. Love Banana Bread, and I love Nutella! Can't wait to try this! ...just stopping by from My Blog Review...so happy I found your blog too! :)

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  6. Just pinned this to pinterest. Cant wait to try this recipe!

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  7. I couldn't find how much Nutella to use!

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