Banana Fruit Bread

This classic tea bread delights with flavors of bananas, spices, mince and nuts.

Banana Fruit Bread from Pillsbury™ Baking

Tags: Bread, Dessert/Sweets

  • Prep Time: 15 min
  • Cook Time: 70 min
  • Ready Time: 85 min
  • Yield: one (9x5-inch) loaf


  • 2 cups Pillsbury BEST™ All Purpose Flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup Crisco® All-Vegetable Shortening
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 cup mashed ripe bananas (2 or 3 bananas)
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1 (9-ounce) package None Such® Classic Original Condensed Mincemeat, crumbled

Preparation Directions

  • PLACE rack in lower half of oven; heat oven to 350°F. Combine flour, baking powder and baking soda.
  • BEAT granulated sugar and shortening until fluffy in large bowl. Add eggs, bananas and sour cream; mix well. Stir in flour mixture and mincemeat. Turn into greased 9x5-inch loaf pan. Bake 1 hour and 10 minutes or until toothpick inserted near center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pan. Cool completely.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1 slice, 1/12 of loaf), Calories 310 (Calories from Fat 100), Total Fat 11g (Saturated Fat 3g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 35mg, Sodium 230mg, Total Carbohydrate 49g (Dietary Fiber 2g, Sugars 30g), Protein 4g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 2%, Calcium 4%, Iron 8%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

* Ensure all recipe ingredients are gluten free by referencing the ingredient labels, as products may vary. If uncertain, contact the ingredient manufacturer.