Banana Bread Recipe with Malt

Easy banana bread recipes

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Everyone loves banana bread, for breakfast, brunch or afternoon grazing. Try our ultimate classic recipe or clever twists including a vegan version and those with a peanut butter or passion fruit frosting


Looking for banana bread recipes? Want the best vegan banana bread? Try our recipes below, or check out other ways of using bananas in your baking here.

Do you want to know how to make banana bread moist? Check out the recipes below for expert tips. We’ve also included plenty of ideas for banana bread and cake icing (including a super indulgent peanut butter frosting!).



  • You can use ripe or overripe bananas in your bakes

Classic banana bread

This classic loaf requires just six ingredients, perfect for an easy teatime treat or breakfast snack.

Classic Banana Bread Recipe

Banana and pecan bread

This banana and pecan loaf is a great healthy choice for a snack on the run. Made with wholemeal flour, it will keep your energy levels up until lunchtime.

Homemade Banana Bread Recipe

Easy vegan banana bread

Looking for a vegan banana bread? This moist recipe is super moreish and easy to make, it goes perfectly with your morning tea or coffee.

Easy Vegan Banana Bread Recipe

Try more of our vegan recipes here...

Banana malt loaf

Use up left over bananas in our moist loaf with tea-infused dried fruit and malt extract. Malt adds an extra nutty caramel taste to this moreish tea time treat that just so happens to be vegan.

Banana Bread Recipe with Malt

Dulce de leche banana bread

These mini banana loaves are incredibly easy to make and are topped with dollops of dulce de leche cream. Serve these dainty loaves for an easy afternoon treat for friends and family.

Dulce De Leche Banana Bread Recipe

Bacon banana bread

Looking for an alternative banana bread recipe? Try our version that is topped with candied bacon for a sweet and salty combination. Try toasting it for a breakfast idea.

Banana Bread Recipe with Candied Bacon

Easy banana bread with peanut butter frosting

It’s hard to improve on a classic banana bread, but we think the indulgent peanut butter addition just edges it! A real nutty twist on everyone's favourite. Serve with your freshly brewed morning coffee.

Peanut Butter Banana Bread Recipe

Banana loaf with passion fruit frosting

Our take on the ever-popular banana loaf. Made with pecans and a tropical passion fruit frosting, this is a teatime treat to share with family and friends.

Banana Cake Recipe With Passion Fruit Icing

Banana bread with passion fruit

We have taken the classic banana bread and given it a summery twist. This loaf is a great way to use up overripe bananas, plus it's quick, looks impressive and can be easily frozen.

Banana Loaf Recipe With Passion Fruit

Banana loaf with pineapple

With its tropical notes and its subtle harissa heat, this cake serves up a big slice of holiday flavour, topped with a creamy icing. Don’t be scared of the harissa – the flavour mellows in the cooking.

Banana and Pineapple Cake Recipe

Vegan banana bread with tahini

Oat milk, tahini and super-ripe bananas keep this egg-free, dairy-free banana bread moist and moreish.

Vegan Banana Loaf Recipe from Restaurant Snackbar

Chocolate banana bread

This recipe brings a classic flavour combination into one delicious chocolate banana loaf. It's a great way to use up over-ripe bananas that you'd otherwise throw away and will be a hit with everyone. The added whisky gives it a grown-up twist.

Chocolate banana loaf