Starbucks Copycat Banana Bread is super moist, loaded with sweet bananas and topped with walnuts. Perfect for breakfast or dessert!
Seriously, there’s nothing more yummy than a warm slice of banana bread slathered in butter. This banana bread has an amazing flavor and texture, and I know you’ll agree that its the best you’ve ever had!
Starbucks is a super popular coffee shop, pretty sure there’s one or two in every neighborhood. Of course what goes great with a latte? Well banana bread of course, and there banana bread is delicious! So you can imagine how thrilled I was when I came across this recipe.
I am such a sucker for some warm banana bread. Apparently so is my Father-in-law because he cant get enough of this banana bread. I seriously make him a loaf or two every week.
How to make Starbucks Copycat Banana Bread
- In a bowl add flour, soda, salt and cinnamon and mix
- In another bowl add oil, sugar, egg and whisk
- Add flour mixture to wet mixture, it will be on the dry side so don’t worry.
- Add in buttermilk, vanilla and mashed bananas
- Place in a well greased 8×5 loaf pan and top with chopped walnuts
- Bake for 60-75 minutes or until toothpick inserted into center comes out clean
- Let cool 10 minutes, remove from loaf pan let cool. Wrap in saran wrap while still warm it will give the top a super moist texture.
Some of my favorite baked recipes!
- Chocolate Zucchini Bread
- Lemon Zucchini Bread
- Banana Blueberry Cream Cheese Bread
- Sour Cream Blueberry Muffins
- Sour Cream Chocolate Chip Muffins
- Double Chocolate Banana Cake
Once the bananas start to get those brown freckles, Its time to bake banana bread. If your bananas are ripe and ready but your not ready to bake, just put the bananas peels and all in a ziplock freezer bag. Then just defrost them in the refrigerator overnight or in the microwave on defrost and your good to go!
Starbucks Copycat Banana Nut Bread
- 2 cups flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1 egg
- 1 1/8 cup sugar
- 1/2 cup vegetable oil
- 2 tablespoons buttermilk
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 3 extra ripe bananas
- 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
- Preheat oven to 325 degrees, spray a 8x5 loaf pan with non stick spray and line it with parchment paper if desired.
- In a medium bowl add flour, baking soda, salt and cinnamon and whisk just until combined.
- In another medium bowl add egg, sugar and oil and whisk until combined.
- Add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients and mix well, the mixture will be thick and dry.
- Add in the buttermilk, vanilla and smashed bananas and mix until combined.
- Pour into a loaf pan, sprinkle walnuts over the top.
- Bake on the center oven rack for 60-75 minutes or until knife comes out clean.
- You can make your own buttermilk by adding 1/2 tablespoon white vinegar or lemon juice to 1/2 cup milk let set for 5 minutes.