Lower-Fat Banana Bread

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 20
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 106.7
  • Total Fat: 3.0 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 107.0 mg
  • Total Carbs: 19.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.9 g
  • Protein: 1.8 g

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A vegan recipe from "Veganomicon" by: Isa Chandra Moskowitz & Terry Hope Romero. A vegan recipe from "Veganomicon" by: Isa Chandra Moskowitz & Terry Hope Romero.
Number of Servings: 20


    3 small very ripe bananas
    1/4 cup applesauce
    1/4 cup canola oil
    1/2 cup sugar
    2 tbsp molasses
    2 cups whole wheat pastry flour
    3/4 tsp baking soda
    1 tsp ground cinnamon
    1/4 tsp ground nutmeg
    1/2 tsp salt


Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 9x5 inch loaf pan.
In a large mixing bowl, mash the bananas well. Add the sugar, applesauce, oil, and molasses, and whisk to incorporate.
Sift in the flour, baking soda, spices, and salt. Use a wooden spoon to mix until the wet and dry ingredients are just combined.
Transfer the batter to prepared pan and bake for 45-40 minutes. The top should be lightly browned and a knife inserted through the center should come out clean.
Remove from oven and invert onto a cooling rack; flip the bread right side up and let cool.

Number of Servings: 20

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user KITTYKATVEGAN.

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  • 1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    This recipe has a great flavor. I used splenda rather than sugar. Next time, I will add chopped almonds. Easy to make; will make it again. - 5/16/09

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    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    Very tasty! I liked the mild molasses flavor. I used more applesauce and less oil and it turned out fine. - 9/20/08

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  • I made this recipe substituting Splenda Blend for the regular sugar. It turned out wonderful. I'll definitely make it again. - 12/21/08

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  • this sounds very tasty! I bought a big bag of banana's this week and wont be able to eat them all, I can't wait to make this! - 10/6/08

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