Banana - Apple Bread* Recipe
1/2 cup reduced-calorie margarine
1 sugar substitute to equal
1 1 cup sugar plus 2 tb
1 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
2 3/4 tsp baking powder
1 cup peeled,coarsley chopped
3 medium bananas,chopped
1 vegetable cooking spray
Cream margarine in a large bowl; gradually add sugar
substitute,beating at medium speed until light and fluffy.Add eggs
and beat until thick and lemon coloured.Combine flour and baking
powder; add to creamed mixture,mixing well.Fold in apple and
banana.Spoon batter into a loafpan coated with cooking spray.Bake at
350 for 65 to 70 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in center
comes out clean.LCool in pan 10 minutes; remove from pan,and cool
completely on a wire rack.
Exchanges: 1 Starch 1 Fat
Serving Size: 1 (1/2") slice
Per Serving: Calories 123 Fiber 1gm Sodium 142mg
Cholesterol 23mg Carbohydrates 21gm
Protein 3gm Fat 4gm
From The Complete Step by Step Diabetic Cookbook
Typed by G.Major 01\08\96
From: Georgina Major Date: 06-02-96
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