Sunday, August 30, 2009

Frosted Banana Pecan Cakes


Moist and tender cake with pecans and cream cheese frosting.
 simple bar cake that can easily be adapted just by adding your favorite nuts, chocolate and frosting.





Recipe:
1/2 cup butter
2 cups sugar
3 large eggs
1 1/2 cups mashed banana
2 teaspoons of banana rum, or regular rum or banana extract if not available
2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
pinch of salt
Cream sugar and butter together, beating around 3 to 4 minutes. Beat in eggs and banana's along with flavoring. Mix well. Pour in to a 15x10 inch x 1 inch baking pan. Bake at 350 degrees till brown and set around 25 minutes. Cool completely.

Frosting:
1/2 cup butter
1 8 oz package of cream cheese
4 cups of confectionery sugar
2 teaspoons of banana flavored extract or banana rum or regular rum
Cream together till smooth in mixing bowl. Spread over cooled bars.
Top with whole pecans. Makes 3 dozen.

7 comments:

Family Cuisine Food And Recipe said...

You made it looks tasty ! Thank you for sharing. Cheers !

lululu said...

by only looking at the pix, i can tell how moist and delicious the cakes are!

Jessie said...

I think I just died because that cake looks awesome! I'm totally digging the frosting

Ruth said...

My son would so love this!!!

Vanilla and Thyme said...

This cake looks so yummy! I wish I could have a slice right now-

CheapAppetite said...

beautiful cake:) I love banana nut bread. But yours looks much better.

pegasuslegend said...

thank you