Best banana cake with cream cheese frosting

Banana Cake is an easy và satisfying moist banana cake that is topped with a cream cheese frosting. If you are craving banana, try my cake, you will thank me later.

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The more brown a banana, the sweeter they get! Don’t throw away those brown bananas. Save them & make this delicious Banana Cake!

Banana Cake

I admit, I used to lớn throw the brown bananas in the compost. They just looked so icky lớn me và I couldn’t imagine peeling the skin và eating one. Blech. However, little did I realize just how many uses for brown bananas there are. They are so sweet, yummy & perfect khổng lồ use in your baking.

In fact, I buy bananas and let them sit on the counter till they get that deep yellow colour and flecks of brown. My mom throws brown bananas in the freezer to lớn use. I would too if I had a deep freezer.

How to lớn Ripen Bananas Fast

If you want to ripen bananas fast you can use the oven. Just lay out your bananas on a baking sheet & put bananas in the oven at 300 degrees.

You will bake the bananas for 15 minutes and check them. The skins will turn black, & that is what you want. Once all the skins are đen on bananas you will remove the bananas from the oven & allow them khổng lồ cool down.

Then peel and use as you would. Baking in the oven speeds up the process of ripening & you will have a rich and smashable banana in 15-30 minutes.

Cream Cheese Frosted Banana Cake

This Banana Cake is sweet, dense và packed full of flavour. The cream cheese icing is the perfect complement.

It reminds me a little of a Banana Bread, but in cake form. It’s also super easy to lớn make. Serve for a sweet breakfast with your morning coffee or as a dessert lớn a nice meal.

Looking for More Ways lớn Use up Brown Bananas

For more ways to lớn use brown bananas, kiểm tra out my recipes for Banana Streusel Muffins, Banana Split Brownies,Banana Bread Breakfast CasseroleandBanana Cake with Toffee Frosting. You might also lượt thích thisEarthquake Cakeorcoffee cake.

You can never say no to lớn a goode dessert? Am I right? Those are some of my favorite recipes I think you all might enjoy.

How to lớn Store Cream Cheese Banana Cake

If you want khổng lồ store your cake, it will need khổng lồ be refrigerated. The reason being is the cream cheese frosting will go bad if it is left out on the counter.

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Just place in an airtight container with a lid or take your cake pan & cover tightly with plastic wrap or aluminum foil. Either method works, you just want it covered to lớn prevent odors from getting into the cake.

How to lớn Freeze Leftover Cake

Another option for you is to freeze leftover cake. Now, you can slice it up & freeze each piece so you can pull one piece out when you get to craving. Other method is freeze the cake whole, and then allow it to lớn fully thaw before you slice.

You need to wrap 2 times in aluminum foil or use a freezer friendly container. Make sure that it is wrapped good to lớn prevent it from getting freezer burned. Then you can store for 2-3 months in the fridge.

When you are ready to lớn eat a slice remove from freezer và allow lớn thaw on counter for a quick dessert, or place in the freezer the night before you plan to eat it. That way it can thaw slowly.

Variations lớn Banana Cake Recipe

Toss in some chocolate chips, white chips, peanut butter, etc. This will showroom a bit of flavor lớn your cake. I would vị around 1 cup, and fold into the batter before pouring into the pan.Pecans or walnuts would also be great khổng lồ fold in khổng lồ the banana batter. I would vày around ba phần tư cup of nuts. Or you can sprinkle nuts on đứng đầu of the frosted cake as well for dressing it up and adding texture and flavor.Feel không lấy phí to địa chỉ in other fruit lượt thích blueberries if you want something with a bit more dimension. I personally enjoy plain banana, but you can set in other fruit if you have some you want to use up.

Make sure to lớn take the time and use ripe bananas for this banana dessert. If you don’t have over-ripe then ripen in the oven. It truly transforms the flavor of your recipe.

This cake is great for holiday gatherings, birthday parties, weeknight dessert, và so much more. I will admit I have even ate this cake for breakfast. I mean banana is a fruit, so it is good, right?