Banana Bread

This is a really simple recipe for banana bread, which is gorgeous with a cup of tea or coffee.


110g/4oz soft butter or margarine

170g/6oz castor sugar

2 eggs

225g/8oz self-raising flour

2/3 bananas mashed


Heat the oven to 180 C / gas 4. Grease a 2lb loaf tin.

Gently beat the butter and sugar together. Beat in the eggs. Finally stir in the bananas and flour gently.

Pop the mixture into a greased 2lb loaf tin and bake for 40 mins at 180c/gas4, than lower the temperature to 150/Gas 2 for 30 minutes.

Leave to cool on a baking rack and dig in!

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