This chocolate chip banana crumb cake is tender and moist, making a delicious brunch baked good or dessert. Covered in a rich and buttery crumb topping, this crumb cake recipe will be a family favorite.

How to Make Crumb Topping

Learn how to make crumb topping with this easy, four-ingredient recipe. These crumb cake crumbs aren't just for crumb cake - they make a perfect topping for all kinds of quick breads, cakes, and fruit desserts. Top with powdered sugar for a classic touch.
Course Dessert
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 10 (estimated)
Calories 92kcal
Author Alyssa


  • 1/3 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 4 tbsp unsalted butter, melted
  • 2/3 cup plus 1 tbsp all-purpose flour


  • Combine brown sugar and cinnamon in a small bowl.
  • Pour in melted butter and stir in.
  • Add flour and stir until evenly combined. The mixture should be forming crumbs and hold together when pinched.
  • Scatter over top of cakes, breads, and fruit desserts before baking. Top with powdered sugar for serving.


Calories: 92kcal | Carbohydrates: 11.6g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 4.7g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 12mg | Sodium: 2mg | Potassium: 17mg | Fiber: 0.2g | Sugar: 4.7g | Calcium: 10mg | Iron: 0.5mg

Nutritional information is provided as an estimate. As it can vary due to many factors (brands used, quantities, etc.), we cannot guarantee its accuracy.