Banana Nut Bread Recipe

by Craving Something Good

4 or 5 ripe bananas

1 box of cake mix

3 eggs

1 teaspoon vanilla flavoring

1 cup chopped pecans or walnuts

 

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl, using a mixer mash bananas.  Add in cake mix, eggs,vanilla and nuts.  Mix well and pour into a greased 5 x 9 loaf pan.  Bake for one hour.  Allow banana bread to cool before making frosting.

 

Caramel Frosting Recipe

1/4 cup sugar

2 tablespoon butter

1/4 cup dark brown sugar

2 tablespoon milk

2 teaspoon vanilla flavoring

2 tablespoon powdered sugar

 

Heat sugar, butter, dark brown sugar and milk in a sauce pan until dissolved.  Bring to a rolling boil and cook for one minute.  Remove from heat. Stir in vanilla flavoring and powdered sugar.  Beat until desired consistency, it should be thick but loose enough to pour over banana bread.  Pour immediately over banana bread and sprinkle with nuts.