Banana Peanut Butter Bread

Banana Peanut Butter Bread

Chocolate peanut butter cups are the crowning touch of this quick bread! No one will be able to resist a sweet slice.

Prep Time

20

Minutes

Total Time

3:40

Hrs:Mins

Makes

12

servings

3/4
cup sugar
1/2
cup butter or margarine, softened
2
eggs
2
tablespoons milk
2
teaspoons vanilla
1
cup mashed ripe bananas (2 large)
2
cups all-purpose flour
1 1/2
teaspoons baking powder
1/2
teaspoon baking soda
1/2
teaspoon salt
4
packages (1.5 oz each) chocolate covered peanut butter candy cups, cut into small pieces
  1. Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark pan). Grease and flour bottom only of 9x5-inch loaf pan. In large bowl with electric mixer, beat sugar and butter on medium speed until creamy.
  2. Add eggs, milk, vanilla and bananas. Beat about 30 seconds or until well blended. Add all remaining ingredients except candy. Mix just until moistened. Reserve 2 tablespoons cut up candy. With spoon, fold in remaining candy. Pour into pan.
  3. Bake 1 hour to 1 hour 10 minutes or until toothpick inserted near center comes out clean. Cool in pan 10 minutes. Remove from pan to cooling rack. Finely chop the reserved 2 tablespoons candy; sprinkle on warm bread. Cool completely, about 2 hours.
Makes 12 servings (1 slice each)
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Tip
For the best flavor, use bananas that have lots of brown specks on the skin, and are slightly soft.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 300
    • (Calories from Fat 120),
  • Total Fat 13g
    • (Saturated Fat 7g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 55mg;
  • Sodium 320mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 41g
    • (Dietary Fiber 2g,
    • Sugars 22g),
  • Protein 5g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 1/2 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 1 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 2 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 3;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.