Lovely sour cream banana bread
½ cup butter (1 stick), softened
1 cup sugar
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1½ cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon salt
1 cup mashed bananas (about 3)
½ cup chopped walnuts (pecans are good, too)
½ cup sour cream
½ cups chocolate chips (if desired)
  1. Cream butter and sugar together.
  2. Add eggs and vanilla and mix well.
  3. Add the dry ingredients and mix again.
  4. Add mashed bananas, nuts, and sour cream (plus choco. chips, if you are using).
  5. Bake in a greased loaf pan at 350 F for one hour.
Makes one loaf.