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Salted Caramel Banana Bread

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  • Servings 1
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Banana bread is delicious all by itself, but add a layer of salted caramel to the top and it's just plain decadent!
by: Baked Bree
Updated Mar 15, 2017
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  • 2 whole eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1/2 cup oil
  • 1/3 cup buttermilk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 3/4 cups Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 ripe bananas
  • 20 unwrapped caramels
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt


  • 1
    Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray a loaf pan with cooking spray. Add eggs, sugar, oil, buttermilk, and vanilla to a large bowl. Whisk until combined.
  • 2
    Add flour, baking soda, and salt to the wet ingredients.
  • 3
    Mash bananas with a fork and add to the batter. Mix until just combined.
  • 4
    Pour batter into prepared pan and bake for 50 minutes to 1 hour, or until a toothpick comes out clean. Cool in pan for 15 minutes. Remove from pan and cool completely on a wire rack.
  • 5
    Make the glaze my melting caramels and milk in the microwave for 1 minute. Stir until smooth. Poor over bread and sprinkle with sea salt.

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More About This Recipe

  • I love salted caramel. And I love banana bread. So, I thought they needed to meet and get to know each other. As you can see, they fell in love and got married! Banana is so delicious with caramelized sugar and a touch of sea salt. Those three things are just meant to be together. And I love taking a beloved fave I have been making for years and years (like my banana bread recipe) and turning it into something new. I have to be honest, I tried to bake the caramel into the actual bread—but it did not work the way that I wanted it to. I decided that a layer of caramel over the top was the way to go. It is sticky, so give your knife a little spritz of cooking spray before slicing! There you have it—I’m so glad I got these two together, and I’m sure you will be too.
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