Chocolate Cherry Banana Bread - mix things up with this super moist and tasty banana bread that is loaded with maraschino cherries and chocolate chips! So delicious, you will have trouble stopping at one slice!
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Chocolate Cherry Banana Bread

Mix things up with this super moist and tasty banana bread that is loaded with maraschino cherries and chocolate chips! So delicious, you will have trouble stopping at one slice!
Course Baking
Cuisine American
Keyword banana bread, cherry, chocolate
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Servings 1 loaf

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter , softened to room temperature
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 3 ripened bananas , mashed
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup chocolate chips
  • 3/4 cup maraschino cherries , halved

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Prepare a loaf baking dish with cooking spray and set aside.
  • In a large bowl cream together the butter and sugar. Stir in the eggs and mashed banana until combined.
  • In another bowl, sift together the flour, baking soda and salt. Add to the banana mixture, mixing in the vanilla as well.
  • Stir in chocolate chips and maraschino cherries.
  • Pour batter into loaf pan and then bake for 1 hour, or until a toothpick inserted in the middle comes out clean. Allow to cool for at least 15 minutes before slicing and serving.