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Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Try Michael Caines' cake recipe from episode 15 of Perfect.


  • For the topping:


  • 1.

    Cream together the butter and the sugar add the eggs gradually and cream well, add the vanilla.

  • 2.

    Sieve the flour, salt, soda and baking powder together.

  • 3.

    Mash the ripe bananas and add alternately the bananas and flour to the creamed butter, sugar and egg mixture.

  • 4.

    Stir in the walnuts and pour into a well greased baking tin and bake at 45 minutes at 160ºc once baked, cool on rack.

  • 5.

    For the topping: beat the cream cheese, sugar and butter together in a mixing bowl until smooth and soft. Spread the frosting over the cooled cake.

  • 6.

    Best left for a day before serving.

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