"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > General Cooking Information > General Cooking
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 11-19-2012, 07:09 PM   #1
Assistant Cook
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 1
Banana Bread Help

Can any one tell me why my banana bread always comes out dark at the bottom and light on top on the inside? It doesn't seem to matter what type of pan I use because no matter what type of pan (aluminum, glass, enamel) the same thing happens. The outside is nicely browned but the inside always looks two-toned. It taste delicious but I am reluctant to share with anyone because it doesn't look very nice.

__________________

__________________
neb0001 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-19-2012, 07:23 PM   #2
Executive Chef
 
chopper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Colorado
Posts: 4,345
Hi, welcome. I don't think I have ever had that happen. Can you take a picture next time you bake some? As long as it taste good it wouldn't be a problem in this house, but I do understand that you want to fix it. Someone will come along soon with good ideas as to why it may be happening, but I can't help you.
__________________

__________________
No matter where I serve my guests, it seems they like my kitchen best!
chopper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-20-2012, 07:59 AM   #3
Chef Extraordinaire
 
CWS4322's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Rural Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 12,303
Welcome to DC! There were two recent threads on banana bread:

Best Banana Bread I've Ever Had!!!

Banana Bread

The only banana bread I ever make is the Beaver Club's Banana Bread (Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal, PQ). I line the pans with greased (buttered) brown paper grocery bags and bake in a slow oven for about 2.5 hours. I use pyrex loaf pans. Where is the rack in the oven when you bake it? If it is at the bottom, you might want to move it up one and try again. If that doesn't work, move it to the middle rack position in the oven.
__________________
I've got OCD--Obsessive Chicken Disorder!
http://www.discusscooking.com/forums...les-76125.html
CWS4322 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
banana, bread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:15 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.