Spiced Banana Cake

Spiced Banana Cake


100 people made this

This is a delicious and simple spongey banana cake with the allspice adding a lovely, warming flavour. Serve plain or top with cream cheese icing.

Lyle Nicholson

Serves: 24 

  • 1 1/2 cups (185g) plain flour
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon bicarb soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground allspice
  • 125g butter, softened
  • 200g white sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 egg white
  • 1 1/2 cups mashed bananas
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla essence
  • 2 tablespoons milk

Preparation:30min  ›  Cook:30min  ›  Extra time:30min cooling  ›  Ready in:1hour30min 

  1. Preheat oven to 180 degrees C. Sift flour, baking powder, bicarb soda, salt and allspice together and set aside.
  2. In a large bowl, cream the butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs and egg white and beat well. Add the mashed banana, vanilla and milk. Add the flour mixture and mix until well blended.
  3. Divide batter into two 20cm pans. Bake in preheated oven for 25 to 30 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the centre of the cake comes out clean. Cool completely and frost with cream cheese icing.

Recently Viewed

Reviews (0)

Write a review

Click on stars to rate