This bread is super easy to make and a great way to use bananas. If you love almonds you will love this Almond Banana Bread. The flavor is wonderful and it’s delicious with coffee. If you love banana bread you will love this one too!

Almond Banana Bread ingredients needed:

White sugar




All-purpose flour



Almond extract

Topping Ingredients:

All purpose flour

Brown sugar


Sliced almonds

The topping on this bread is definitely optional. It will be delicious with or without it. The almond extract really give this bread an extra kick. Where some breads have 2 cups of sugar this one only has one and we love it! 

If you like this bread, you may want to try our Best Ever Banana bread. It has fantastic reviews!


Almond Banana Bread The Southern Lady Cooks

Almond Banana Bread The Southern Lady Cooks

Almond Banana Bread The Southern Lady Cooks

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Almond Banana Bread

Judy Yeager
This bread is delicious!
5 from 3 votes
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Course bread, Breakfast
Cuisine American, southern
Servings 6 servings


  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 2 eggs beaten
  • 3 bananas mashed
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons of almond extract

topping ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons of all purpose flour
  • 2 tablespoons of brown sugar
  • tablespoon of butter softened
  • 1/4 th cup of almonds sliced


  • Mix butter, sugar, eggs, and bananas with mixer.  Add remaining bread batter ingredients and mix well.   Pour into sprayed loaf pan.
  • Mix topping ingredients together and pour over top of the batter.  Cook in preheated 350 degree oven for 60 minutes.
  • Let cool for 10 minutes before removing from pan.  Makes one large loaf of bread.


Topping is optional. Bread is good with or without it. 
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