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Peanut Butter Cup Banana Bread

Submitted by: | Source: Cathy Wiechert

Peanut Butter Cup Banana Bread
2013-01-25 Other
3.2 217

Banana Bread that is full of peanut butter, peanut butter cups, and dark chocolate. Elvis would be proud.

  • Servings: 2 loaves
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 50-55 minutes
  • Total Time: 65-70 minutes

Ingredients:

3 cups All Purpose Flour, divided
2 tsp Baking Soda
½ tsp Salt
1 tsp Cinnamon
4 Very Ripe Bananas, slightly mashed
½ cup Peanut Butter
1 cup Sour Cream
2 Eggs
¼ cup Coconut Oil or Canola Oil
1 cup Packed Light Brown Sugar
1 tsp Vanilla
1½ cups Bite-sized Peanut Butter Cups, or chopped peanut butter cups
1 (3- To 3.5-oz) Bar Premium Dark Chocolate, chopped

Directions:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees; spray two 9x5” loaf pans with cooking spray.

In a large bowl, whisk together 2 ¾ cups of the flour, baking soda, salt, and cinnamon; set aside.

Fit a stand mixer with the paddle attachment. Beat the bananas, peanut butter, sour cream, eggs, oil, brown sugar and vanilla until well blended, about 2 minutes. Spoon the flour mixture into the banana mixture and beat on low speed until just blended. Toss the peanut butter cups in the remaining ¼ cup flour (to help prevent sinking) and stir into the batter along with the chopped dark chocolate.

Divide the batter evenly between the two loaf pans. Bake for 50 to 55 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. Cool for 10 minutes before removing from pans. Cool completely on a wire rack before slicing.