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strawberry banana bread with blueberries

Strawberry banana bread with blueberries

The best strawberry banana bread you'll ever make!  Made even better by adding blueberries!  Perfect banana bread recipe for Spring and Summer!

Course Breakfast, Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Servings 10 people
Calories 245 kcal

Ingredients

  • 3 ripe bananas , smashed
  • 1/3 cup butter melted
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon lemon zest (lemon zest from 1 whole lemon)
  • 1/2 cup strawberries chopped
  • 1/2 cup blueberries

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 F.

  2. In a large bowl, mix mashed bananas and melted butter, using wooden fork or spoon. Mix in the sugar, egg, and vanilla. Sprinkle the baking soda and salt over the mixture and mix in. Add the flour last, mix just enough to blend the ingredients; do not over-mix, the lumps will work themselves out.

  3. Add lemon zest, chopped strawberries and whole blueberries to the batter and mix them in to distribute evenly through the batter.

  4. Butter a 4×8 inch loaf pan. Line the bottom of the pan with parchment paper, butter the parchment paper too. Pour the batter in the pan. Bake for 1 hour. Cool on a rack. Remove from pan and slice to serve.

  5. Note: lining the bottom of the pan with parchment paper ensures that the bottom of the bread will not get stuck.

Recipe Notes

Adapted from Simply Recipes

Nutrition Facts
Strawberry banana bread with blueberries
Amount Per Serving
Calories 245 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 6g 9%
Saturated Fat 4g 20%
Cholesterol 32mg 11%
Sodium 170mg 7%
Potassium 169mg 5%
Total Carbohydrates 44g 15%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 25g
Protein 3g 6%
Vitamin A 4.7%
Vitamin C 10.7%
Calcium 1%
Iron 6.1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.