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Simple Banana Cake

Simple Banana Cake


  • 125g butter
  • 150g caster sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 beaten egg
  • 2 ripe bananas (the riper the better), mashed
  • 190g self raising flour
  • 60ml milk


  1. Grease a 2lb loaf-tin with melted butter and line with grease-proof paper
  2. Melt butter, sugar and vanilla in a saucepan over a medium heat
  3. Remove from heat and add the mashed bananas, mix well
  4. Add the egg and mix well
  5. Stir in the flour and the milk
  6. Pour into the tin
  7. Bake at 170 C / Fan 150 C / Gas 3 for 35 minutes, or until a knife comes out clean.
  8. Leave to cool and enjoy!

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