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Olive Oil Banana Bread

Olive Oil Almond Banana Bread

Course cake, Dessert
Cuisine Mediterranean, Vegan, Vegetarian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 50 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 15
Calories 180kcal
Author OliveTomato.com


  • 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 3 medium bananas mashed about 1 -1/2 cup
  • 1/4 cup mini dark chocolate chips
  • 1/4 cup thinly sliced almonds


  • Preheat oven at 325 degrees Fahrenheit (165 Celsius)
  • Mash the bananas in a small bowl.
  • In a large bowl mix the olive oil with the sugar, until smooth. Add the vanilla and banana and mix some more.
  • In a medium bowl, blend the flours, baking soda, salt and cinnamon, add the flour mixture to the banana mixture and mix well. It will be somewhat thick.
  • Add the chocolate chips and the almonds and blend.
  • Spoon the batter into a lightly greased loaf pan 8 x 4 or similar size.
  • Bake for about 45-60 minutes. Check with toothpick.
  • Let it cool for about 15 minutes and then remove from pan.


Serving: 1g | Calories: 180kcal