Ana's banana fairy cakes

    40 min

    A great recipe for a quiet Sunday with the family, easy to make and incredibly delicious. This recipe makes 9 fairy cakes.


    Bedfordshire, England, UK
    23 people made this

    Makes: 9 Cakes

    • 60g butter
    • 60g caster sugar
    • 1 egg
    • 1 banana
    • 60g flour
    • 1 teaspoon baking powder

    Prep:15min  ›  Cook:25min  ›  Ready in:40min 

    1. Preheat the oven to 180 C / Gas 4.
    2. Mix the butter with the sugar until soft.
    3. Add the egg and mix everything together until you get smooth paste.
    4. Mash the banana and mix it with the butter.
    5. Sieve the flour and baking powder and using a spatula fold them into the mixture.
    6. Spoon the mixture into 9 cake cases.
    7. Bake in the preheated oven until golden, 20 to 25 minutes.
    8. Leave the cakes to cool down and decorate them with icing.
    9. Leave the icing to set and ready to serve.

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    I had some ripe bananas, this is a great recipe to use banana instead of the usual banana bread.  -  16 Aug 2012


    I made this with 1 tsp cocoa powder instead of a banana and it is delicious! really easy recipe worth a try if you've got nothing to do on a sunday afternoon or a party with friends  -  23 Jun 2013


    Very nice, very easy, great to do with the kids. They love to help  -  07 Sep 2013