Alma's Banana Bread

 Serves: 8-10    |     Prep: 15 min     |     Cook: 60-70 min     |     Ready: 1 hr 40 min


2 c. sifted flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 c. butter
1 c. sugar
2 eggs
1 c. mashed bananas, 3 large bananas
1/2 c. nut “meats”
1 T. lemon juice to bananas


This recipe was a staple in the Horst
household. Alma, Steven’s Great Grandmother, made this routinely. She
lived to 102 years young and was a
great matriarch to her family.


Sift together, flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.

Cream butter and sugar. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each. Add bananas, mix well. Blend in dry ingredients and fold in nuts.

Pour into greased loaf pan. Bake in 350 degree oven for 60-70 minutes. Cool thoroughly before slicing.