This is an old fashioned banana cake recipe.
INGREDIENTS (for 1 servings):
- 3 cups cake flour
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 1/8 teaspoons baking soda
- 3/4 cup unsalted butter
- 2 1/4 cups white sugar
- 3/4 teaspoon salt
- 3 eggs
- 1 1/2 cups mashed bananas
- 6 tablespoons buttermilk
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Preheat oven to 375 degrees F ( 190 degrees C). Grease and flour 3, 9-inch round cake pans.
Sift the flour with the baking powder and soda.
In a large bowl, cream together the butter or margarine, sugar, and salt. Add eggs one at a time to the creamed mixture, beating well after each addition.
Add alternately to the creamed mixture the flour mixture, the bananas, and the buttermilk. Add vanilla, and mix well. Pour into the well greased pans.
Bake in a preheated 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) oven for 30 to 40 minutes. Let cake cool and frost with your choice of icings.