Chef John’s Banana Bread


In this video, you’ll see a simple method for baking rich, moist banana bread. Learn great techniques for mashing bananas, creaming sugar, and combini... See moreng ingredients—no food processor or electric mixer required. Follow along with the recipe for Chef John's banana bread recipe. The secret to this banana bread is adding just a handful of dark chocolate chips—not enough to qualify it as chocolate banana bread, but just enough to develop richer flavor. See more Chef John videos >>

Share It

The Chatter

Chef Omer

Apr 7, 2014 4:03 AM

Thanks for the lovely recipe but can I use Raisins instead of almonds?

Mar 30, 2014 5:50 AM

i love this recipe..


Feb 19, 2014 7:48 PM

for me its easier to clean up the hand mixer than that wire wisk and potato masher. recipe looks good, I love banana bread. But when in a huge hurry and need this quick, I use a Jiffy banana bread mix, and add 1 ripe banana and walnuts. Its perfect every time and so easy

You'll Also Like

Banana Bread V Plays40,665

Banana Bread V

The Best Banana Bread Plays20,083

The Best Banana Brea…

Janet's Rich Banana Bread Plays82,494

Janet's Rich Banana …

Banana Sour Cream Bread Plays75,907

Banana Sour Cream Br…

Gluten-Free Banana Bread Plays8,909

Gluten-Free Banana B…

Banana Banana Bread Plays298,593

Banana Banana Bread

Grain Free Banana Bread Plays987

Grain Free Banana Br…

Banana Nut Bread Baked in a Jar Plays15,618

Banana Nut Bread Bak…



    previous video:

    Banana Nut Bread Baked in a Jar



    next video:

    Banana Bread V