Although these summer months bring us juicy sweet fruits and enjoyable arrays of berries, the banana is still hanging gloriously. on my kitchen counter. The bananas are always the loser at the race to the finish line of comsumption, therefore, giving me a chance to give these losers their dignity back by making into something delicious. Looking at the title of the cake, you must have thought that i have 'gone banana', an expression that the effects of bananas on the brain. To top matter worse, adding in red curry/sambal to the banana cake.!!!! - crazy yes but a very delicious cake is borned.
2 large eggs
1/3 cup buttermilk/yogurt/sour cream
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1 cup mashed banana(about 2 - 3 riped bananas)
1/2 cup sugar
2 tbsp red curry paste/sambal paste(Follow this Garam Assam Paste)
1 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1/4 cup cornstarch
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
Line the base of 2 loaf pans ( 3 inch by 7 inch) and grease well.
In a large bowl sift together the flour, cornstarch, baking soda, baking powder, and salt and set aside.
In another large bowl, whisk together the eggs, buttermilk/yogurt/sour cream,. oil, mashed banana , red curry/sambal and sugar.
Add the dry ingredients. Stir mixture for a count of 10. Do not overmix.
Pour into prepared loaf pans and bake in preheated oven for 35 - 40 minutes. Check for doneness.
Remove from oven and let cool in pan for 10 minutes before turning out into rack to cool.