Banana Recipes

Got overripe bananas? Use them up in our cozy recipes with bananas, which include banana bread (of course), but also banana dessert recipes and smoothies.

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Banana Split Cake Bars

Summer isn’t summer without a banana split or two, and these fun bars bring that same delicious flavor in potluck-perfect form. —Jasey McBurnett, Rock Springs, Wyoming

Makeover Frosted Banana Bars

I've made these banana bars many times, always with favorable comments and requests for the recipe. With this makeover, you...


Banana Nut Bars

My sister gave me this recipe, which is always in demand with family, friends and co-workers. It's amazing how fast...


Glazed Banana Nut Bars

I rely on this recipe when I need a sweet treat for a crowd. They're moist bars with the perfect...


Black-Bottom Banana Bars

These bars stay very moist, and their rich banana and chocolate flavor is even better the second day. My mother-in-law...

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Frosted Banana Bars

These banana bars are always a hit at potlucks in the small rural farming community where my husband and I...


Banana Squares

When we were first married, my husband was in the Navy. Stationed in Puerto Rico, we had banana trees growing...

Banana Orange Bars

I have been making these treats for many years. I no longer remember where the recipe came from, but one...


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Banana Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting

I make these banana bars with cream cheese frosting whenever I have ripe bananas on hand, then store them in...


Monkey Bars

Whenever a craving hits, I record what time it happens, where I am, how I feel, what I am craving...


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Watch Us Make: Banana Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting

Move aside, banana bread. There's a new dessert in town.