A Lighter Loaves recipe from our Lighter Baking recipe book
- 100 g Self-raising flour
- 100 ml semi skimmed milk
- 25 g Half Spoon sugar
- 25 g pecans chopped
- 2 ripe small bananas
- ½ tsp mixed spice
Preheat oven to 180°C, fan oven 160°C, 350°F, gas mark 4.
Place flour, sugar, spice and nuts in a mixing bowl.
Mash the banana on a plate with a fork until mushy.
Make a well in the centre of the flour mixture.
Mix the banana and the milk together and pour into the flour mixture. Mix well.
Pour the mixture into a loaf tin or the individual loaf tins
Bake for 20-25minutes (35- 40 minutes for a larger loaf) or until firm to touch and golden brown and when a skewer is inserted in comes out clean.
TIP: Swap out the nuts for a handful of dried fruit or 1tbsp of dark chocolate chips.
The Lighter Baking Recipe Book is available in our Feelgood Pack
Tools & Utensils
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