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Old fashion banana cake



12 slice(s)


  • 125 grams Margarine or Soft Butter, Room temp
  • 170 grams sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 2 banana, ripe
  • 225 grams SR flour
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1/8 teaspoon bicarb soda
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla


  • 200 grams sugar
  • 15 grams lemon juice
  • 15 grams Nutelex
  • 6
    Preparation 10min
  • 7
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      Recipe is created for
      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!
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Recipe's preparation

  1. Add sugar and margarine into mixing bowl and cream 1 min speed 4

  2. scrape down sides of bowl

  3. Place egg into mixing bowl 30sec speed 4

  4. Add bananas into mixing bowl 30seconds speed 4

  5. Add sr flour into mixing bowl 30 seconds speed 4

  6. Add bicarbonate soda to milk. Place milk and vanilla essence into mixing bowl and mix 30 seconds speed 4

  7. Prepare rectangle loaf cake tin by spraying with olive oil and lining bottom with baking paper.

  8. Pour mixture into prepared tin and bake in moderate for 30 to 45 mins. Cake will spring back when touched when ready and wooden skewer inserted into centre comes out clean.

  9. I always cook for 30 mins first then add time if needed. Ice with lemon or any icing you desire.

  10. Icing
  11. 1. Place white sugar into mixing bowl and mill 30sec/speed10

  12. 2.add lemon juice and mix 6 sec/speed 6

  13. 3. Add butter and mix 30sec/speed3


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I use Nuttelex instead of butter and almond milk to make this recipe diary free. These are used in exact same quantities as above.

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  • Delicious

    Submitted by Hawira82 on 25. October 2020 - 09:49.

    Delicious Cooking 7

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  • Such a smooth and moist cake.

    Submitted by Dadougo on 9. January 2016 - 09:53.

    Such a smooth and moist cake. I'll definitely use this recipe again. Thanks

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  • Lovely cake, I added

    Submitted by Pondsy on 19. July 2015 - 18:05.

    Lovely cake, I added blueberries. 

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  • This cake is beautiful and

    Submitted by berylbergerac on 21. March 2015 - 16:15.

    This cake is beautiful and moist, and worked perfectly for me when I substituted mango and apple juice for the milk......

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  • Nice cake! Crispy on the

    Submitted by kmrice40 on 8. March 2015 - 10:21.

    Nice cake! Crispy on the outside and moist on the inside. I set the oven to 180 degrees and it took about an hour to cook. I didn't see a temperature in the recipe - what should it have been?! thanks for the lovely recipe tmrc_emoticons.)

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