Sneaky Shortcut Banana Bread
Even if you understand that the best bananas for banana bread are the ripest ones, there comes a time when you want banana bread and you want it now. The heart wants what it wants! Lucky for you, this banana bread recipe with unripe bananas is just as sweet and banana-y as loaves made with brown, freckly bananas. The trick is that the bananas get a head start in the oven as it preheats. When tossed with brown sugar and roasted, the bananas go from firm and mild to super-soft and fragrant in a matter of minutes (not days).