Banana Layer Cake
Sifted cake flour
Mashed ripe bananas (4 to 5)
Cream shortening and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a
time, beating well after each addition; stir in vanilla. Add sifted
ingredients alternately with bananas; blend until smooth after each
addition. Pour into 2 well-greased 9-inch layer cake pans. Bake in
375 degree oven for 30 minutes. Cool 5 minutes, then remove from pans.
Banana Nut Cake: Fold 1/2 cup chopped nuts into cake
batter. Banana Spice Cake: Sift 1/8 teaspoon
teaspoons cinnamon and
1/2 teaspoon nutmeg with dry
To Frost: Spread bottom layer with frosting, cream pie filling, or
whipped cream. Dip banana slices in lemon juice to prevent
discoloration. Place slices upright around outer edge of cake.
From: Jr Byers Date: 09-08-96 (14:11)