Blue Ribbon Banana Cake

Preparation info
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Farm Journal’s Country Cookbook

By Nell B. Nichols

Published 1972

  • About

Coconut flakes baked on batter give cake an interesting surface


  • ¾ c. shortening
  • c. sugar
  • 2 eggs


  • Cream together shortening and sugar until fluffy. Add eggs; beat 2 minutes at medium speed. Add mashed bananas. Beat 2 minutes.
  • Sift together dry ingredients. Add to creamed mixture along with buttermilk and vanilla. Beat 2 minutes. Stir in nuts.
  • Turn into 2 greased and floured 9" round layer cake pans. Sprinkle ½ c. coconut on each layer. Bake in moder