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Chocolate banana cake

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2.182 stars based on 11 ratings

The combinations of chocolate, banana and walnuts adds great flavour and texture to this cake. Why not serve as a quick pudding sliced with a scoop of ice cream?

Key Information

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  • Serves:1
  • Skill level:easy

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Ingredients

  • 3 3 Banana(s) medium sized, ripe
  • 175g 6¼ oz Unrefined light muscovado sugar (we like Billington's) Unrefined light muscovado sugar
  • 175g 6¼ oz Self-raising white flour (we like Allinson) Self-raising white flour
  • 2 2 Egg(s) (free range) beaten
  • 3tbsp 3tbsp Sunflower oil
  • 55ml 2 fl oz Milk (whole)
  • 110g 4 oz Milk chocolate chips or chopped milk chocolate (we like Silver Spoon Create)
  • 75g 2¾ oz Walnuts chopped

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  1. Classic mode Step 1

    Grease a 20 x 10 cm loaf tin. Preheat the oven to 180°C (350°F, gas mark 4).

  2. Classic mode Step 2

    In a mixing bowl mash the bananas with the sugar until smooth.

    Ingredients for this step

  3. Classic mode Step 3

    Stir in the flour, eggs, oil and milk, mixing well until everything is thoroughly combined.  Gently fold in the chocolate and walnuts.

    Ingredients for this step

    • 175g 6¼ oz Self-raising white flour (we like Allinson) Self-raising white flour
    • 2 2 Egg(s) (free range) beaten
    • 3tbsp 3tbsp Sunflower oil
    • 55ml 2 fl oz Milk (whole)
    • 110g 4 oz Milk chocolate chips or chopped milk chocolate (we like Silver Spoon Create)
    • 75g 2¾ oz Walnuts chopped
  4. Classic mode Step 4

    Pour into the tin and cook for 50-60 minutes until cooked through.

  5. Classic mode Step 5

    Remove from the oven and cool in the tin for 5 minutes. Then turn out of the tin and leave to cool on a wire rack. Serve in slices.