best banana cake recipe

Best Banana Cake Recipe

This is the ultimate in banana cake. I love to serve this cake for breakfast with butter. It is rich and creamy and a great way to use up your ripe bananas


  • 1 stick butter unsalted, room temperature
  • 1-1/2 cup sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 3 ripe bananas mashed
  • 4 cups flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1-1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1-1/2 cup sour cream
  • ½ cup applesauce
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 TBSP cinnamon


  • Preheat oven to 350 and spray a bundt pan with non-stock spray.
  • In the bowl of an electric mixer with the paddle attachment, cream the butter and sugar together.
  • Add the eggs one at a time until combined.
  • Add the bananas, sour cream and applesauce, mix.
  • Add the dry ingredients and the vanilla until all the ingredients are fully incorporated.
  • Pour into prepared pan. Bake for 60 minutes.
  • Cool completely