Gluten-Free Banana Chocolate Cake is a delicious cake that will appeal to everyone whether they are gluten intolerant or not. With only about 20 ingredients you will find this recipe both easy and satisfying. You can make your own version of Gluten-Free Banana Chocolate Cake by reading the following article.

Ingredients:

2 cups all-purpose flour

1 teaspoon baking soda

1/4 teaspoon salt

3 medium ripe bananas, mashed (about 1 cup)

4 oz. dark chocolate (60% cocoa), melted and cooled slightly

4 oz. unsalted butter softened to room temperature

2 cups sugar

1/2 cup sour cream

2 large eggs

2 teaspoons vanilla extract

Directions:

1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease two 9-inch cake pans with butter or cooking spray, then line the bottom of each pan with a round piece of parchment paper cut to fit.

2. In a large bowl mix together flour, baking soda, and salt until well combined; set aside for later use.

3. In a separate bowl, mix together bananas, melted chocolate, butter, sugar, sour cream, eggs, and vanilla extract until well combined.

4. Pour this mixture over the dry ingredients in the large bowl and fold together quickly with a rubber spatula. The batter will be thin.

5. Divide the cake batter evenly between the two prepared cake pans and smooth the surface with a rubber spatula. Bake for 35 to 40 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center of each cake comes out clean.

6. Remove from oven and cool on a wire rack for 30 minutes, then remove from pans by inverting onto wire racks and discard parchment paper. Let cakes cool completely before frosting between layers, stacking on a plate, or cutting to serve. You can dust with powdered sugar prior to serving if you like it on top of your Gluten-Free Banana Chocolate Cake

Bon Appetit!

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Simple Cinnamon Bread Recipe

This is a very simple recipe to follow and perfect for those who are looking to create their own bakery-style loaves in an instant after dinner or mid-day snack. What’s so great about it is how easy it is to make your own fresh loaves using ingredients found around the house. Continue reading if you want to know more about this type of recipe!

What You Will Need:

1/3 cup white sugar plus 1 tbsp for sprinkling

2 cups all-purpose flour

2 teaspoons baking powder

1/4 teaspoon salt

1 egg, beaten to mix well with 1/4 cup water

3 tablespoons butter or margarine, melted and cooled slightly

Directions:

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease one 8×4 inch loaf pan with cooking spray or butter; dust lightly with flour.

2. Mix sugar, flour, baking soda, and salt in a large bowl. Make a well in the center then pour in egg mixture all at once; stir just until moistened (batter should be lumpy).

3. Pour batter into a prepared loaf pan then sprinkle top of bread evenly with 1 tbsp of white sugar. Bake for 40-50 minutes or until a wooden toothpick inserted into the center of the bread comes out clean.

4. Turn the loaf onto a wire rack to cool for about 10 minutes then remove from pan and let cool completely before slicing with a serrated knife. The bread can be wrapped in plastic wrap or foil, or stored in an airtight container at room temperature for up to four days, or frozen for up to one month.

Simple Cinnamon Bread Recipe is great for snacking on during breakfast hours otherwise serve it as an accompaniment to your main meal especially if you are planning to serve something that requires baked goods!

Bon Appetit!