PUMPKIN BANANA BREAD

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Pumpkin Banana Bread is so good for breakfast with coffee or as a snack anytime.

Pumpkin Banana Bread

I love anything with pumpkin in the recipe.  This is a great way to use up bananas and this bread would make a great gift.  It seems I am always looking for ways to use bananas in recipes!  You might also like our recipe for cinnamon donut muffins.

Pumpkin banana bread is delicious.

2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

2 teaspoons baking powder

1/2 teaspoon salt

1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon

1 teaspoon ginger

1/2 teaspoon allspice

1/2 teaspoon nutmeg

1/2 cup brown sugar

3/4 cup white sugar

1 1/2 sticks butter or margarine or 12 tablespoon, softened

1 cup 100% pumpkin

3 eggs

2 teaspoons vanilla extract

2 bananas, peeled and mashed

1 cup nuts of your choice, Optional

Whisk together flour, baking powder, salt, cinnamon, ginger, allspice and nutmeg.  Set aside. Cream brown sugar, white sugar and butter with mixer. Add pumpkin eggs, vanilla extract and bananas mixing well. Combine with flour mixture. Fold in nuts. Spray two 9 x 5 inch loaf pan or you can put all the batter in one 9 x 5 pan.  Bake in preheated 350 degree oven for 50 to 60 minutes testing for doneness as ovens vary. Note:  This bread does not rise up real tall but makes two nice sized loaves that are not very tall or one big loaf and is so good with the powdered sugar topping below poured over the bread. Enjoy

Powdered Sugar Topping

3/4 cup powdered sugar or confectioners sugar

4 or 5 tablespoon milk

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Mix together with wire whisk and pour over bread. (If topping is too thick add more milk, if too thin add more sugar until you get the consistency you like)

 

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5 from 6 votes

Pumpkin Banana Bread

Pumpkin Banana Bread is a bread you'll want to make over and over again.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time50 mins
Total Time1 hr
Course: bread
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Pumpkin Banana Bread
Servings: 2 Loaves

Ingredients

  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon allspice
  • 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 3/4 cup white sugar
  • 1 1/2 sticks butter or margarine or 12 tablespoon softened
  • 1 cup 100% pumpkin
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 bananas peeled and mashed
  • 1 cup nuts of your choice Optional

Powdered Sugar Topping

  • 3/4 cup powdered sugar or confectioners sugar
  • 4 or 5 tablespoon milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Instructions

  • Whisk together flour, baking powder, salt, cinnamon, ginger, allspice and nutmeg. Set aside.
  • Cream brown sugar, white sugar and butter with mixer. Add pumpkin eggs, vanilla extract and bananas mixing well. Combine with flour mixture. Fold in nuts.
  • Spray two 9 x 5 inch loaf pan and add batter. Bake in preheated 350 degree oven for 50 to 60 minutes testing for doneness as ovens vary.

Powdered Sugar Topping

  • Mix together with wire whisk and pour over bread. If topping is too thick add more milk, if too thin add more sugar until you get the consistency you like.

 

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