Secret Recipes

Banana Cake with Milky Way Icing

Banana Cake with Milky Way Icing
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 3/4 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 cup sour milk
  • 1 cup mashed bananas (3 or 4)

Milky Way Icing:

  • 2 cups packed brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp flour
  • 7 Tbsp milk
  • 1 large Milky Way candy bar, cut up
  • 1/2 to 1 tsp vanilla extract

Banana Cake: Cream together sugar and shortening. Add eggs. Beat well. To flour add dry ingredients, mashed bananas and sour milk. Mix well. Pour into a greased and floured 13 x 9-inch cake pan. Bake at 375° F for about 25 to 30 minutes.

Milky Way Icing: Mix brown sugar and flour well in a saucepan. Add milk and boil 1 minute. Pour over cut-up Milky Way bar and beat until smooth. Add vanilla extract.

Servings:
12