Banana Bread

  • Yield: 8-12 pieces


1/2 cup-- Mazola oil (or any veg.oil
3/4 cup-- sugar
2 cups-- sifted flour
1 teasp-- baking soda
1/2 teasp-- salt
1 teasp-- vanilla
1 cup-- mashed bananas (about 3)
1/2 cup-- chopped nuts (optional) or decorate with nut halves (pecans or walnuts


  1. Blend oil with sugar until creamy. 
  2. Sift dry ingredients together and add to the creamed mixture, blending well.
  4. Add mashed bananas, vanilla.  

Place in well greased 9x5x3 loaf pan. Bake at 350 degrees 50 minutes – 1 hour. 

Check with toothpick – if it comes out clean – it is done.  (Relatively cholesterol free.  Delicious and moist!

(Sugar can be cut back to 1/2 cup if desired)