Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
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    This banana layer cake with smooth cream-cheese icing is dressed with shaved chocolate. Make the cream-cheese frosting first so it can chill while the cake is being prepared.

    Ingredients

    • 2 1/2 cups sifted cake flour (not self-rising)
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
    • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for coating pans
    • 2 tablespoons vegetable shortening
    • 1 1/2 cups superfine sugar
    • 3 large whole eggs, lightly beaten
    • 1 cup pureed ripe bananas (about 3)
    • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1/4 cup buttermilk
    • 4 1/2 tablespoons confectioners' sugar, or more to taste
    • 3 cups sour cream
    • Chocolate Glaze and Curls
    • Sauteed Banana Filling
    • Shiny Cream-Cheese Frosting

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 638 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 30 g 46.16%
    • Saturated Fat: 19 g 92.61%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 91 mg 30.28%
    • Sodium: 450 mg 18.75%
    • Calcium: 146 mg 14.56%
    • Potassium: 128 mg 3.66%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 17.69%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 84 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 4.84%
    • Sugar: 46 g
    • Protein: 7 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 19.41%
    • Vitamin C 2.84%
    • Vitamin D 0.02%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total3 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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