Banana Pound Cake
Servings 12 servings
- 1 cup butter ,at room temperature
- 1 3/4 cups sugar
- 6 eggs ,at room temperature
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 3 cups all-purpose flour
- ¼ tsp baking soda
- ¼ tsp salt
- ½ cup sour cream
- 1 ½ cups mashed bananas ( about 3 medium bananas)
- Confectioners' or icing sugar ,for dusting, optional
Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour Bundt pan. Set aside.
In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy, about 3 minutes. Add the eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in the vanilla extract.
Whisk together the flour, baking soda and salt; add to the batter alternately with sour cream, beating well after each addition. Fold in mashed bananas.
Pour into prepared pan. Bake for 60-70 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. Cool in the pan for 10 minutes before removing from pan to a wire rack to cool completely. Dust with confectioners' sugar if desired
Calories: 439kcal | Carbohydrates: 60g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 19g | Saturated Fat: 11g | Cholesterol: 127mg | Sodium: 249mg | Potassium: 187mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 33g | Vitamin A: 670IU | Vitamin C: 2.6mg | Calcium: 34mg | Iron: 1.9mg