The Best Banana Cake Recipe | MumsyBusiness Handpicked recipe

Soft, moist and absolutely Spongy! It’s hands down the best Banana cake recipe you’ll ever use! Try to remember the taste a very GOOD banana cake you once had and start comparing ;)!

We found the best banana cake recipe

After years of trying different recipes in different ways for the Banana cake taste I really like with the perfect texture and the right amount of moisture versus sponginess, I happened to find an old paper from a relative’s grandma and thought I’d give it a try since they only used to write down recipes which works 100% so they don’t go wrong. This is the treasure of success of all banana cake recipes.

The best banana cake recipe

For me the banana cake is a must have in the kitchen, you can always have a slice for breakfast or as a light dessert with afternoon tea. Kid’s love it and i find it quite nutritious as it has lots of bananas, eggs and nuts!

 If you followed this recipe you’ll be able to make an irresistible delicious banana cake that is soft, fluffy/spongy and moist!

So if you have those leftover bananas that about to get ripe or already overripe, its time to get moving and get some baking done!

Why is this banana cake recipe better than the one you follow?

I don’t like complicated recipes with a lot of notes! So I’ll make it quick and easy for your to bake this yummy sweet nutritious banana cake that everyone will fall in love with.

Most banana cake or banana bread recipes turn out to result a “blocky” or sticky kind of cake, but this is absolutely spongy and moist at the same time. It’s just perfect.

Let’s get cooking this easy fail-proof, light, fluffy banana cake recipe that you can make and enjoy with your family and friends.

Banana Cake Batter

Scroll down and sum up the ingredients to create a banana cake that is perfect. We introduce the number one banana cake recipe! You can put it in a square pan or in a muffin tray!

Best banana cake recipe batter and making instructions
Banana Cake Batter Before Baking
Banana cake recipe that is moist and spongy
Perfect Banana Cake Recipe Baking


3 cups flour

2 dried milk tablespoons or replace with 1 tablespoon of yogurt (sour cream)

¼ spoon salt

2 teaspoons of Baking Powder

2 teaspoons of sodium Bicarbonate  

1cup oil

1 ½ Sugar

5 Eggs

5 Bananas

2 teaspoons of Vanilla

⅔ cup of 7up or sparkling water

1\2 cup walnuts (or any raw nuts available)

¼ cup of dates or raisins (Optional)


Preheat the oven at 170c 

Whisk the oil, sugar, eggs together well then add in the mashed bananas. 

Add in the rest of the dry ingredients and whisk well throughout the process of adding up ingredients for a total of around 300 whisks.

Grease the pan with butter or oil, sprinkle some flour then put in the batter.

Bake for around 40-45 mins check with a toothpick if its done.

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