Goodies with Grace: Homemade Banana Bread

Published: Sep. 6, 2022 at 9:20 AM EDT
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - Who doesn’t love a good banana bread? This week’s “Goodies with Grace” brings a special family recipe to life!

Grace Kelly of GK Baked Goods stops by the studio to share a crafty way to capitalize on those ripe bananas in your house.

Watch as Grace and the team mash, mix, layer and fold their way to a delightful banana bread chock-full of flavor!

Banana Bread

2 sticks butter, softened

1 3/4c sugar

1 tsp vanilla extract

4 eggs

6 bananas

2c all purpose flour

1 1/2 tsp baking soda

1 tsp salt


1/4c brown sugar

1/4c sugar

1/2 tsp salt


Soften butter and place in a mixing bowl with sugar and vanilla extract. Stir until all ingredients are incorporated and mixture is light and fluffy. Add in eggs and stir until emulsified. Peel bananas and mash with a fork to break up. Combine all dry ingredients and stir into the banana bread base. Add in the mashed bananas and stir until just combined. To make the topping combine brown sugar, sugar and salt. Pour into a sprayed loaf pan and top evenly with the topping mixture. Place in an oven at 350 until fully baked and a toothpick comes out clean.