best banana cake recipe ever | Veggie Mama

Best Banana Cake

  • Author: Stacey Roberts | Veggie Mama
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Cook Time: 35 mins
  • Total Time: 40 mins
  • Yield: one cake 1x
  • Category: Baking
  • Method: Baking
  • Cuisine: American


A cake made on a whim turned out to be the best one I’ve ever made.



  • 115g butter, softened
  • 3/4 cups sugar
  • 2 Large eggs
  • 3 Large bananas, mashed
  • 1.5 cups plain flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 cup milk


  1. Preheat your oven to 180C.
  2. In a large bowl, beat the butter and the sugar.
  3. Add the eggs and the mashed banana. Stir to incorporate.
  4. Add the flour and the baking powder, and mix gently. Add milk and mix until everything is incorporated.
  5. Pour into a greased and floured loaf pan and bake 35 minutes until golden brown and cooked through.

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