This is a banana-pineapple quick bread baked in a tube pan.
Dr. Bird Cake
- 3 cups all-purpose flour
- 2 cups white sugar
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 3 eggs
- 1 cup vegetable oil
- 2 cups banana, coarsely chopped
- 1 (8 ounce) can crushed pineapple, with juice
1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour a 10 inch tube pan.
2 In a large bowl, mix together the flour, sugar, baking soda, cinnamon and salt. Make a well in the center and pour in the eggs, oil, bananas and pineapple. Mix well and pour into prepared pan.
3 Bake in the preheated oven for 70 to 80 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of the cake comes out clean. Let cool in pan for 10 minutes, then turn out onto a wire rack and cool completely.