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No added sugar stevia-sweetened banana bread
1 ½ cups ripe banana, mashed (approx.
3 medium bananas)
¼ cup vegetable oil
1 tsp vanilla essence
1 ½ cups plain flour
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp stevia powder
½ tsp salt
⅓ cup milk
½ cup walnuts, chopped
1 banana extra for decoration (optional)
1 tbsp warmed honey, to glaze
2 In a large bowl, lightly whisk the eggs, then mix in the mashed bananas, oil and vanilla essence. Sift in the flour, baking soda, stevia powder and salt and stir, adding in the milk a little at a time until just combined.
3 Fold in the nuts and pour into the prepared tin, and level. To decorate, slice the remaining banana and arrange on top.
4 Bake in the preheated oven for 50-60 minutes or until a skewer inserted in the centre comes out clean.
5 Cool in the tin for 5 minutes then
transfer to a cooling rack. Brush the top with warmed honey to glaze if desired.