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Thursday, March 27, 2008 Recipes: Banana Squares with Vanilla Icing

These sound fantastic - just top them with a thin vanilla icing (easy - just icing sugar and milk until it creates a thin, drizzly type frosting - definitely add a nice splash of real vanilla extract to flavor it). These little banana squares would be ideal for afternoon tea or bake sales. Jazz them up by adding some chocolate chips or chopped nuts.

Banana Squares
Submitted by Jeannie - thanks!

½ c. butter or margarine
1½ c. sugar
2 eggs
¾ c. commercial sour cream
1 tsp. soda
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. vanilla
2 large, very ripe, mashed bananas
2 c. flour (make it gluten free by using a gluten free flour mix)

Cream butter and sugar, add eggs, beat until fluffy, add sour cream, soda, salt and vanilla, beat until smooth, add flour, beat until well mixed. Add mashed banana and mix until well blended. Bake in jelly roll pan, or cookie sheet with sides. Bake at 375 degrees for 30 minutes. Frost with thin powdered sugar icing.

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