Heart Healthy Banana Bread

Who says eating foods that are healthy for your heart has to suck?!?

Here’s a delicious, heart-healthy banana bread recipe for you to enjoy this weekend!

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5 from 1 vote

Heart Healthy Banana Bread

Prep Time25 mins
Cook Time1 hr
Total Time1 hr 25 mins
Course: Side Dish, Snack
Servings: 1 Loaf


  • 2-1/4 cup All-purpose flour
  • 1-1/2 cup Mashed bananas
  • 2/3 cup Honey-crunch wheat germ
  • 1/2 cup Rolled oats, uncooked
  • 1/4 cup Brown sugar, packed
  • 1/2 cup Salt
  • 1/2 cup Egg substitute, thawed
  • 1/3 cup Walnuts, chopped
  • 6 ounce frozen apple juice concentrate, thawed
  • 1/4 tsp Baking soda
  • 1 tbsp Baking powder
  • 1 tsp Vanilla extract
  • 1-1/2 stick Margarine


  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
  • Grease a 9"x5" loaf pan.
  • In a large bowl, mix the first 7 ingredients.
  • With a pastry blender, cut in margarine until mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
  • Stir in bananas, undiluted apple-juice concentrate, egg substitute, walnuts, and vanilla just until flour is moistened.
  • Spoon batter into pan.
  • Bake 60 minutes or until toothpick inserted into center of bread comes out Clean.
  • Cool bread in pan on wire rack 10 minutes; remove from pan and cool slightly. Serve warm, or cool completely to serve later.


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Richard Liberati
Richard Liberati
1 year ago

5 stars
Margarine ?