Banana cake recipes

Banana adds a great flavour and texture to bakes. Grab yourself a bunch and take to the kitchen.

235 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Just one look at this chocolate and banana treat is enough to know it won't stay in the cake tin for long

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
45 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

These sweet banana cakes are lovely and simple to make for a bake sale or children's party

1 hr
Easy
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3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy this indulgent banana traybake for dessert or with a cuppa for an afternoon treat. Sprinkle with a dusting of cinnamon for the finishing touch

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
63 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This recipe is naturally sweetened with fruit and an optional drizzle of agave syrup meaning less added sugar is required in this banana bread

40 mins
Easy
19 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Good Food reader, Mita Patel, shares her recipe for these cute, energy-giving, choc-banana cupcakes

35 mins
Easy
1,425 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

A cross between banana bread and a drizzle cake, this easy banana loaf recipe is a quick bake that can be frozen. It's great for using up overripe bananas, too.

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
272 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A low-fat muffin that tastes as good as it looks - they'll keep in an airtight container for up to 3 days, or freeze for up to a month

30 mins
Easy
72 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This easy banana loaf cake is a tasty way of using up overripe bananas and makes an indulgent treat. Enjoy a slice with your afternoon cup of tea

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
79 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A wedge of this alongside a cup of tea makes for a perfect Sunday afternoon

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
36 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Sticky and sweet, this bundt-shaped banana bread with buttery glaze and cinnamon is a show-stopping bake

1 hr and 15 mins
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16 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Hot toffee sauce makes sticky, warm banana cake even more of a treat

1 hr and 55 mins
Easy
75 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A tasty cake with no added fat or sugar - try it to believe it. Plus it's easily made gluten-free

1 hr and 15 mins
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Gluten-free
17 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Often overlooked, these nuts deserve their turn in the spotlight - bake into a squidgy, soft loaf cake with fruit and coconut

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
35 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This tea-time favourite is moist, sweet, nutty and comforting - it's bound to be a hit with friends and family

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
115 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Paul Hollywood shares his banana bread recipe - this delicious bake is dotted with chocolate and nuts

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
41 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Sticky toffee banoffee, a variation on the classic Victoria sponge theme, perfect for birthdays and special occasion cakes

30 mins
Easy
35 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

This fun cake won the 11-17 age group in our 20th birthday cake competition

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
20 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Employ some clever tricks to achieve a dairy-free bake. Egg-free mayonnaise, almond milk and margarine are the secrets to these vegan cupcakes

45 mins
Easy
Vegan
11 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

This classic banana bread is best baked the day before - topped with a fruity compote, it makes a lovely sweet brunch or light dessert

1 hr and 40 mins
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