Whisk together the melted butter and sugars until fully combined.

Mix Sugars and Butter

Step 1

Next, add the eggs and pure vanilla extract, whisking until the mixture is fully combined.

Add Eggs & Vanilla

Step 2

Next comes the mashed bananas and sour cream or Greek yogurt.

Add Bananas & Sour Cream

Step 3

Gently fold the dry ingredients into the wet ingredients. Do not over mix or you will end up with a loaf of tough banana bread.

Add Dry Ingredients

Step 4

Whisk together the cream cheese, sugar, flour, and vanilla extract. Mix until fully combined and totally smooth.

Make Cream Cheese Filling

Step 5

You want a smooth batter. Make sure to scrape the sides of the bowl.

Make Cream Cheese Filling

Step 6

Add half of the banana bread batter to the prepared pan and smooth into an even layer.

Add Half Banana Bread Batter

Step 7

Spread cream cheese layer into an even layer over the banana bread.

Add Cream Cheese Filling

Step 8

Pour the remaining batter on top. Bake for 55-65 minutes or until when you insert a toothpick in the center of the bread it comes out clean with no wet batter.


Step 9