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Butterscotch Chip Banana Bread

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My Butterscotch Chip Banana Bread makes the perfect snack any time of the day. Sweet and delicious! You can even use your bananas that aren’t quite black yet. Worked just fine!
Butterscotch Chip Banana Bread

I shared this picture of Pax helping me make this banana bread on Instagram the other night and got quite a few requests to share the recipe. I wasn’t planning on it, but what the heck, here ya go! I don’t have a ton of photos for it, but trust me, it’s a killer recipe! Enjoy!


Butterscotch Chip Banana Bread

Butterscotch Chip Banana BreadPrep time: 10 min | Cook time: 40-45 min | Total time: 50-55 min


  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup plain greek yogurt
  • 2 large ripe bananas
  • 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/4 cup butterscotch chips


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. and line a small bread pan with parchment paper or spray with cooking spray.
  2. Place butter and sugar into a large mixing bowl. Stir until well combined and add sugar, egg, vanilla, yogurt and bananas mixing well. Stir in flour, cinnamon, baking soda and salt. Mix until just combined. Transfer batter to prepared pan. Top with butterscotch chips. Bake for 40-45 minutes, until baked through. Test with a toothpick to make sure. Remove and let cool completely before slicing.
  3. Serve room temperature or chilled.

Makes 12 Servings

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  2. 2
    Sues says:

    This sounds like a necessity that I need to have on hand at all times!

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    Maria says:

    Oh my goodness… how adorable little Pax is helping out! Looks delish ๐Ÿ™‚

  4. 4

    How cute are those little hands!? Bread looks delicious!

  5. 5

    Oh wow, I can only imagine how heavenly the aroma must be in the kitchen! Little helpers are so precious!

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    Pax is the cutest Jenny!! AND this cake looks wonderful ๐Ÿ™‚

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    I saw this on IG yesterday and it looked so moist and delicious!! I want to make it this weekend!

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    Matea says:

    Don’t worry–the one photo you had is adorable ๐Ÿ™‚

  9. 9

    This recipe sounds phenomenal! Can’t wait to try. Plus, the one picture you did have is absolutely adorable ๐Ÿ™‚

  10. 10

    That photo of cute Pax is priceless!

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    Candi says:

    I want a baby again with pudgey hands! How adorable! My baby is 7, but I still think he’s pretty cute.

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    The cake looks awesome. But its tye little one who steals the show. So cute!!!

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    Steph says:

    Just a warning…this recipe failed. Smelled divine, but it is nothing like bread. I’m thinking it should be changed to 1 and 3/4 C flour.

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