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Glazed Banana Bread

  • Recipe Serves: 12
  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Cook Time 1 hr

Ingredients:

  • 3 large ripe bananas, mashed (1 1/2 cups)
  • 1 cup PLUS 1 Tbsp. Country Crock® Spread, divided
  • 3/4 cup firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup sliced almonds
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 1 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1 1/2 cups confectioners sugar

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350°. Brush 9 x 5-inch loaf pan with additional Country Crock® Spread; set aside.
  2. Combine mashed bananas, 1 cup Country Crock® Spread, brown sugar, eggs and vanilla in large bowl with wooden spoon. Stir in flour, almonds, baking soda, cinnamon and salt until blended. Turn into prepared pan.
  3. Bake 1 hour to 1 hour 10 minutes until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 20 minutes on wire rack; remove from pan and cool completely.
  4. To glaze, combine confectioners sugar, remaining 1 tablespoon Country Crock® Spread, melted, and 4 to 5 teaspoons warm water, stirring until smooth. Drizzle over top of bread.

TIP: To change it up, try one of the following delicious variations and bake as directed in recipe.

Butterscotch Banana Bread - Stir 1/2 cup butterscotch chips into batter.

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread - Stir 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips into batter.

Peanut Butter Banana Bread - Stir 1 cup peanut butter chips into batter.

TIP: To ripen bananas quickly, put unpeeled bananas on baking sheet and bake at 350° 15 to 20 minutes until skins have blackened. Slice skins open and scoop out banana.

Nutritional Information

Nutritional Information

Nutritional Information
Portion 1 serving Servings Per Conatiner Value Amount Per Serving Nutrient Type
Portion 1 serving
Amount Per Serving
Calories 320
Calories from Fat 100
Total Fat 11 g
Saturated Fat 3 g
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 30 mg
Sodium 310 mg
Total Carbs 52 g
Dietary Fiber 2 g
Sugars 32 g
Protein 4 g
Calcium 4 %
Iron 8 %
Vitamin C 4 %
Vitamin A 15 %
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