Easy Moist Banana Cake

Easy Moist Banana Cake


Servings 8
Time Needed Prep
Ingredients 10
Difficulty Easy

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3.6 based on 10 ratings.


  • 250 g Butter softened
  • 3 Bananas over ripe
  • 1 cup White Sugar
  • 2 tbsp Golden Syrup or treacle
  • 2 tsp Ginger
  • 3 Eggs lightly beaten
  • 1 cup Self Raising Flour
  • 1 cup Self Raising Flour Wholemeal
  • 1/2 cup Walnuts
  • 100 g Cream Cheese Icing

Nutrition Information

Qty per
139g serve
Qty per
Energy 638cal 458cal
Protein 7.1g 5.1g
Fat (total) 7.7g 5.5g
 - saturated 3.34g 2.39g
Carbohydrate 70g 50g
 - sugars 39g 28g
Dietary Fibre 2.18g 1.56g
Sodium 465mg 334mg

Nutritional information does not include the following ingredients: Ginger

Please Note - Nutritional information is provided as a guide only and may not be accurate.

Easy Moist Banana Cake

This cake is super easy to make and it tastes divine! Great for afternoon tea, that mid morning visit from Nanna, or school lunches. AND it freezes really well. What more could you ask for?


  1. Preheat oven to 180 degrees.

  2. Line a lamington tin with baking paper.

  3. Cream the butter and sugar together with the golden syrup or treacle until light and fluffy.

  4. Add the eggs and mashed bananas.

  5. Stir in the walnuts and sifted flour and ginger.

  6. Pour into prepared tin and bake for 30 minutes.

  7. When cold, ice with cream cheese icing.

Recipe Hints and Tips:

  • Easy Moist Banana Cake is suitable to freeze un-iced for up to two months.


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