Chef Barbara Pollastrini’s Recipes to Cook at Home

By Chef Barbara Pollastrini

2. Banana Cake


Bake the world a better place

In a bowl, stir together:
½ cup melted butter
1 cup sugar
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla paste
1 teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon salt
• Add 1 ½ cup flour
• Add ½ cup heavy cream
• Add 2 smashed, overripe bananas
• Mix all the ingredients
• Add ½ cup chopped almonds
• Add ½ cup golden raisins (optional)


Bake at 350 degrees in a preheated oven for 50 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center of the loaf comes out clean.