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Kim Smith
April 15th, 2010, 04:01 PM
Found this one on Epicurious. Sounded sooo good! Thought I would share!


1 1/4 cups all purpose flour
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 very ripe large bananas, peeled
1/2 cup sour cream
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
1 large egg
1 large egg yolk

1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
1 8-ounce package cream cheese, room temperature
1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
1/2 cup smooth peanut butter (do not use old-fashioned or freshly ground)
Chopped lightly salted roasted peanuts (optional)

Megan Rose
April 16th, 2010, 03:54 AM
Mmm, peanut and banana sounds like an interesting combination. I might give it a try. I have a measuring jug which has the cup measurments on. In England we tend to use different measurments, but I should be ok to convert this recipe.