Our thanks to Quaker Oats for this delicious recipe


Quaker Oats 85g

Plain flour 220g

Blueberries 120g

Baking powder 3 tsps

Salt 1 tsp

Melted butter 3 tbsps

Sugar 100g

Very ripe bananas 2

Milk 60ml

Eggs beaten 2


Heat oven to 180°C/ Gas Mark 4.

Grease a loaf tin (9 x 5 x 3 inch) and line bottom with greaseproof paper.

Mix dry ingredients together in large bowl and add to eggs, milk, butter and mashed bananas.

Beat vigorously for 30 seconds.

Fold in blueberries.

Pour into tin and smooth the top.

Bake 55 mins until skewer inserted in the centre comes out clean.

Cool 10 minutes. Loosen sides of loaf pan, remove from pan to wire rack.

Cool completely, about 1 hr, before serving