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easy banana bread

Easy Banana Bread Recipe

There's nothing better than a simple, sweet banana bread recipe. Keep this one on-hand for a sweet treat that's super easy to make!
Course bread, Dessert / Treat
Cuisine American
Keyword Banana Bread
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 50 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 6 servings
Author I Heart Recipes


  • 1 1/2 cups of all-purpose flour
  • 3 medium sized very ripe bananas
  • 1/3 cup melted butter
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • ΒΌ tsp of salt
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract


  • Preheat the oven to 350 F.
  • Prep a loaf pan with non stick spray or butter.
  • In a large bowl, mash the bananas.
  • Mix in the melted butter, egg, and vanilla extract.
  • Once combined, start adding in your dry ingredients.
  • Pour into your prepared loaf pan and bake for 45 - 50 minutes.
  • Remove the oven, and let cool for 5 minutes before transferring to a wire rack.
  • Let the bread cool completely before cutting into.
  • Serve & enjoy!