You are here: Home » Recipes » Banana Bread Banana Bread Recipe by Lizzy35372 Yield 9 servings PrintEmail Ingredients 1 cup sugar1/3 cup butter, softened2 -- eggs1 1/2 cups bananas, overripe (3-4)1/2 cup water1 2/3 cups all-purpose flour1 teaspoon baking soda1/4 teaspoon baking powder*1/2 cup chopped nuts Instructions Mix butter and sugar. Add eggs and mix until smooth. Break bananas into small pieces and mix with butter, sugar, egg mixture. If not using electric mixer, mash bananas with potato masher before you mix. Add the rest of ingredients except nuts and mix until smooth. Stir in nuts. Grease bottom only of either a bread pan or 8 x 8 baking dish. Bake at 350 degrees. Time for bread pan–1 hour 15 minutes Time for 8 x 8 baking dish–1 hour Let cool and enjoy and enjoy and enjoy!