The absolute best gluten free banana cake you will ever eat, this banana cake with peanut butter cream cheese frosting is extremely moist, loaded with tons of banana flavor, ridiculously rich and decadent. It’s basically a dressed-up version of the best banana bread you’ve ever had topped with the most silky smooth peanut butter cream cheese frosting.
If you’ve gotten to know me by now, you know that I LOVE bananas, I eat them every day! I eat them right out of the peel, on top of waffles, in smoothies, pancakes, muffins, bread, cake, you name it! I don’t think there is another fruit I love more. Every time I see a bunch of brown bananas on the counter my brain starts to turn. What am I going to make with these beauties?
My latest bunch of brown bananas was transformed into this delicious banana cake with peanut butter cream cheese frosting. If you are a banana lover like me, you are going to absolutely love this cake. It’s super easy to make and so so good! Perfectly sweet, but not too overpowering and so much banana flavor.
The secret to making this banana cake super moist is adding greek yogurt and sour cream to the batter. Its the moistest cake I’ve ever eaten. Ever! The cake wouldn’t be the same without them. Using super ripe bananas is also the key to getting a super moist cake and ultimate banana flavor. The more brown spots on your bananas, the sweeter and more banana flavor your cake will have.
Now let’s take a moment to talk about this peanut butter cream cheese frosting. This frosting is the silkiest, smoothest, peanut butteriest frosting I have ever tasted. It’s both sweet and tangy, loaded with peanut butter and cream cheese, and the perfect amount of powdered sugar. I could eat it right out of the bowl with a spoon, it’s absolutely delicious.
I don’t think there is any better combo than bananas and peanut butter, it’s just the best. Next time you have a bunch of brown bananas on your counter that need to be transformed into something special, this banana cake with peanut butter cream cheese frosting recipe is the perfect way to use them up.
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