Posts tagged with ‘banana’

  • Pecan Layer Cake with Banana Icing

    By Jennifer McHenry on April 6, 2012
    I have a green metal box full of my grandmother’s hand-written recipes. When I need some baking inspiration, I love to look through it and see what jumps out at me. Recently, I came across one of her recipes for a banana icing. No cake, just the icing. As I started thinking of what kind of cake would go well […]
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  • Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

    By Jennifer McHenry on December 13, 2011
    The frequency with which I bake with bananas is dependent on how many we buy that go uneaten. When I see them get to that lovely, ripe, baking stage, I start scouring my brain, all available cookbooks, and the internet for banana recipes. Having made banana bread too many times to count, I really wanted to bake something a little […]
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  • Cream Cheese Banana Nut Bread

    By Jennifer McHenry on September 7, 2011
    The sight of over-ripe bananas on my kitchen counter always makes me want to make banana bread. Sadly, I don’t always follow through with it. In those cases, it is most definitely not the thought that counts. Recently, however, I decided enough was enough and ventured into the kitchen with this recipe in hand. I have a tremendous weak spot […]
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