Mix 2 Tbsp. sugar and 1/4 tsp. ground cinnamon. Dust greased pan with half the sugar mixture. (No need to flour the greased pan.) Pour batter into pan, sprinkle with remaining sugar mixture and bake as directed.
Maple-Glazed Banana Bread
Bake and cool bread as directed. Mix 1/2 cup powdered sugar and 2 Tbsp. plus 1 tsp. maple-flavored or pancake syrup. Drizzle over bread. Let stand until glaze is firm.
For 5 Mini Loaves
Prepare batter as directed; pour into 5 (6x3-inch) foil pans sprayed with cooking spray. Bake 30 min. or until toothpick inserted in centers comes out clean. Makes 15 servings.