Triple Chocolate Banana Bread Recipe: Decadent and Delicious
Banana bread is a classic comfort food that has been enjoyed by generations, but have you ever tried adding chocolate to the mix? This Triple Chocolate Banana Bread recipe is the perfect combination of rich chocolate and moist banana bread, making it the ultimate indulgence.
➤ To Make This Recipe, You Will Need The Following Ingrédients :
Chocolate Banana Bread:
- 1 cup all-purpose flour
- 1/2 cup Dutch-processed cocoa powder sifted, I use Dutch-processed
- 1 tsp baking soda
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1 Tbsp espresso powder (optional for flavor)
- 1 cup overripe bananas mashed (approx. 2 large bananas)
- 3/4 cup vegetable oil
- 3/4 cup light brown sugar
- 1 large egg
- 1 tsp vanilla
- 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips optional
- 5 oz dark chocolate chopped
- 5 oz heavy whipping cream
➤ HOW TO MAKE IT :
Chocolate Banana Bread:
- Preheat oven to 350F. Grease and flour a 9″ x 5″ loaf pan (I use homemade cake release). Line with parchment (optional).
- In a small bowl, whisk together flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, and salt. Set aside.**
- In a medium bowl, whisk together mashed bananas, oil, sugar, egg, and vanilla.
- Add dry ingredients to wet and mix until combined. Fold in chocolate chips.
- Bake for 55-65 mins or until a cake tester comes out mostly clean.
- Cool in pan on wire rack for 10mins, turn out and cool completely on wire rack.
- Finely chop chocolate and place into a bowl. Bring cream just barely to a simmer and pour over chopped chocolate.
- Cover with plastic wrap and let stand 2 mins. Stir with a spatula until combined and smooth.
- Cool completely before drizzling over loaf.
This Triple Chocolate Banana Bread is certainly not a low-calorie treat, but it is a delicious indulgence. One serving (1/12th of the loaf) contains approximately 350 calories, 19g of fat, 45g of carbohydrates, and 5g of protein. However, the nutritional value may vary depending on the type and amount of chocolate chips used.
- Make sure your bananas are ripe for the best flavor and texture.
- If you prefer a less sweet bread, you can reduce the amount of sugar used.
- To make this recipe even more decadent, you can add chopped nuts or a drizzle of chocolate sauce on top.
- This recipe can also be made with gluten-free flour for those with dietary restrictions.
In conclusion, this Triple Chocolate Banana Bread recipe is a must-try for anyone who loves chocolate and banana bread. It’s perfect for a special occasion or as a sweet treat to enjoy with your morning coffee or tea. So go ahead, indulge in this delicious recipe and satisfy your sweet tooth.
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