Banana Cake


  • 2 cups sifted cake flour
  • 1 tsp. baking powder
  • 1 tsp. soda
  • 3/4 tsp. salt
  • 1 1/3 cups sugar
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk or sour milk
  • Ad
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 cup mashed ripe bananas
  • 2 eggs, unbeaten
  • 1/2 cup shortening

Banana Frosting:

  • 1/3 cup margarine
  • 1 ripe banana, mashed
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 2-3 cups powdered sugar


Sift dry ingredients, add 1/4 cup of milk and bananas to shortening and beat 2 minutes. Add eggs and remaining milk and beat 2 more minutes. Bake at 375 degrees F for 25 minutes. Makes 2 (8 inch) round pans or 1 (9x13 inch) cake pan.

For Frosting: Beat ingredients until creamy, add powdered sugar 1 cup at a time.

By Robin from Washington, IA


Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

In This Article
Banana Cake
Banana Cake Recipes
Food and Recipes Recipes Baking & Desserts Cakes FruitApril 18, 2011
Yellow cake with chocolate frosting.
Homemade Yellow Cake Recipes
Vanilla cake with filling and vanilla frosting.
Vanilla Cake Recipes
Banana Split
Making a Banana Split
Sliced banana bread on a cutting board.
Freezing Banana Bread
Halloween Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
You are viewing the desktop version of this page: View Mobile Site
© 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on October 18, 2016 at 1:58:39 PM on in 2 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!