Thermomix Banana Cake
3 ripe bananas, Peeled
150 grams caster sugar
150 grams butter, room temperature
240 grams self raising flour
½ teaspoon bicarbonate of soda
30 grams milk
1 teaspoon vanilla essence
Preheat oven to 160 C
Place bananas and vanilla essence in the bowl and mix for 5 seconds on speed 4. Set aside. No need to rinse out bowl.
Add butter and caster sugar and mix for 20 seconds on speed 5.
Add the eggs one at a time and combine each for a few seconds on speed 5.
Add the banana mixture and mix for 3 seconds on speed 5.
Add the flour, bicarbonate of soda and milk and mix for 15 seconds on speed 4 to 5.
Pour into a lined 20cm cake tin and bake in the oven for 40 minutes.
Test with a skewer
Add a handful of dried fruit for a variation.
To make plain flour into self raising, add two teaspoons of baking powder Or, use 1 teaspoon Cream of Tartar and half a teaspoon Bi-carb Soda.