Banana Bread is a kids favorite at home and once I added chocolate to their favorite bread, they loved it. The flavors go really well. Banana Nut Bread that I make has loads of walnuts whereas Chocolate Banana has loads of chocolate chips and cocoa.

Preparation Time : 15 minutes

Bake time : 60 minutes

Makes : 1 loaf


All purpose flour : 1 1/2 cups

Cocoa Powder : 1/2 cup

Baking powder : 1/2 teaspoon

Baking soda : 1 teaspoon

Butter : 1 stick/ 1/2 cup

Granulated sugar : 1/2 cup

Brown sugar : 1/4 cup

Eggs : 2 large

Ripe Bananas : 3 medium mashed

Chocolate chips : 1/2 cup


Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

In a medium size bowl, cream butter and sugars until they turn light and fluffy.

Add eggs, banana and stir to combine.

Add flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda, chocolate chips and stir to combine. Do not over mix.

Grease and flour a 9×5 loaf tin, add the batter and bake for 55-60 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean.

Let the bread rest for 10 minutes in the tin before transferring it onto a cooling rack.