Banana Cake

Banan Ckae MainIts kind of a tradition of mine to bake a cake in the weekends.  This weekend I had a left over ripe one. I started searching for recipes, made some changes and with what ingredients I had tried out the banana cake. Its very simple and the aroma that covered my house while baking was amazing.

SugarPowder the sugar
Sugar+Butter

Bananna cake

 

 

Mix with the ripe banana
20140315_192418Add the egg and vanilla esscense

Banana cakeLoad the baking dish

CakeCool the cake and cut into pieces

Banana cake 2

Ingredients:

  • Ripe Banana: 1
  • Flour: 3/4 cup
  • Baking  Powder: 1+1/2 tsp
  • Baking Soda: 1/4tsp
  • Salt: 1/2tsp
  • Sugar 3/4 cup
  • Egg:1
  • Butter: 1/4cup or 50gm
  • Vanilla essence: 1tsp

Method:

  • Let the butter come to room temperature.
  • Add the egg and whisk along with the butter
  • Add the sugar and continue whisking
  • Mash the ripe banana and add to the mixture
  • Keep adding the flour in small quantities and continue whisking
  • Add the baking powder and baking soda
  • Add the vanilla essence and mix the cake batter
  • Grease a baking tin and pour the cake batter
  • Bake the banana cake for about twenty minutes in a pre-heated oven
  • Check the cake by poking the center with a skewer. If the skewer comes out clean then the cake is done
  • Cool the cake on a cooking rack
  • Cut the cake into pieces and its ready to eat