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The Best Banana Bread Recipe

Summer is drawing nearer by the minute, meaning the time has arrived for excitement and celebration! Usher in June with this fun-to-make and incredibly delicious banana bread.



  • 2-3 very ripe bananas
  • ⅓ cup melted butter
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • ¾ cup sugar
  • 1 ½ cup flour
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract 
  • Chocolate chips (optional)
  • Pinch of salt


  • Preheat oven to 350°F
  • Butter 4×8 loaf pan and set aside
  • Mash ripe bananas and stir in melted butter
  • Mix in baking soda and salt 
  • Add sugar, egg, and vanilla extract
  • Add flour and stir until smooth
  • Add chocolate chips to batter
  • Pour batter into pan and bake for 50m-1hr
  • Remove from oven and let cool
  • Remove from pan, serve, and enjoy!
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