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Easy Banana Bread Recipe

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An easy banana bread recipe with a sweet secret ingredient!

Do you have a go-to dessert you like to make when you have an event or just want something yummy?

For me it’s an easy to make banana bread with mini chocolate chips recipe. It’s one of my family’s favorite snacks.

sliced banana bread with chocolate chips

This banana bread is seriously so easy to make, involves no heavy machinery and you only need to use one bowl.

Love this delicious and easy recipe for banana bread with chocolate chips

I’m not a sweet eater but I can’t pass this up. It’s the perfect snack to have with my nighttime cup of tea.

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Delicious and seriously easy banana bread recipe with a secret and yummy ingredient...mini chocolate chips!
Yield: 10 slices

Easy Banana Bread with Chocolate Chips

A slice of banana bread

Try this easy banana bread with chocolate chips recipe. So moist with lots of chocolatey goodness.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes


  • 3 very ripe bananas
  • 1/3 cup butter, room temperature (plus more for greasing loaf pan)
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • pinch of salt
  • 3/4 cup sugar, you can add 1/4 more or 1/4 cup less according to your taste
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup mini chocolate chips


  1. Preheat oven to 350° (175° C). Grease a 9x5 inch loaf pan.
  2. In a large mixing bowl mash bananas with a fork (I use my clean hands) until smooth.
  3. Add softened butter to mashed bananas and mix well.
  4. Add the baking soda and salt to the banana mixture.
  5. Next add the sugar, egg and vanilla.
  6. Add in the flour and mix well. Stir in the mini chocolate chips.
  7. Pour batter in your greased loaf pan.
  8. Bake for 1 hour to 1 hour 10 minutes at 350°, 175° C, until toothpick inserted in the center of the loaf comes out clean.
  9. Cool on baking rack for 15 minutes.
  10. Remove from loaf pan and cool completely.

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:


Amount Per Serving: Calories: 262Total Fat: 9gSaturated Fat: 6gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 35mgSodium: 196mgCarbohydrates: 43gFiber: 2gSugar: 24gProtein: 3g

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