Lunchbox banana bread

Lunchbox banana bread

Get set for school with this delicious lunchbox recipe!

You’ll need:

  • 2 cups self-raising flour
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 4 ripe bananas, well mashed
  • 125g butter, melted, cooled
  • 2 eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract


  1. Preheat oven to moderate, 180C. Lightly oil and line a 10 x 20cm loaf pan. Sift flour and cinnamon together into a large mixing bowl. Stir in sugar.
  2. In a large jug, combine banana, butter, eggs, milk and vanilla. Using a wooden spoon, lightly mix banana mixture into flour mixture until just combined.
  3. Pour into pan, smoothing the top. Bake for 40-45 minutes, until cooked when tested with a skewer. Cool in pan for 5 minutes before turning onto a wire rack to cool completely.


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