All posts tagged: quick bread

Vegan | Strawberry Banana Bread

Quick breads are the best….dessert, snack, breakfast…the best.  I also love the whole “dump everything into this bowl and mix it up then bake it” kind of recipe. It’s the lazy-lady’s everything. And that’s what this is, basically. It’s chock full of strawberries and bananas so its just perfect for these slightly warmed up days. Can you feel it, guys??  It’s almost spring!! Eat some quick bread and get outside!

Chocolate + Roasted Banana Bread

My main concern while making this bread was that it was moist. I cannot STAND to eat a dry chocolate bread or cake. It’s a travesty. I wanted to use only whole white wheat flour and I did not want to add any oil, so I was a bit concerned. I used a nice dollop of butter and lots of other wet ingredients which I believe help make this a nice and moist quick bread. However, what it is not, is very sweet. There is some sweetness from the brown sugar but I suggest adding one or more of the following to make it sweeter if you prefer it: at least one more banana, 1/2 cup of fruit compote or 1/2 cup of sweetener. Ingredients:  2 bananas, sliced in half 2 1/2 blocks of chocolate; or about 1 1/2 ounces 1 1/2 cups of white whole wheat flour 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 tsp baking soda 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 cup loose packed brown sugar 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla 1 tbs butter, melted 1 …