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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    PB & Banana French Toast Bake

    This is a nice treat for breakfast or brunch. Peanut butter is tasty and full of protein. Spread jam or honey on your slices instead of maple syrup for a fruity change.—Raymonde Bourgeois, Swastika, Ontario

    Peanut Butter Banana Overnight Oats

    Talk about wholesome and quick! You'll be satisfied right up until lunchtime with these peanut butter banana overnight oats. —Taste...


    Bananas Foster Gelato

    2 reviews

    The classic combination of bananas and rum is reinvented as an ice cream dish that's even better with ribbons of...


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    Dirty Banana Trifle

    5 reviews

    What could be better than bananas, cookies and Kahlua? You can adjust this to suit your taste, depending on whether...


    Nutella Banana Cream Pie

    Here’s a banana cream pie with a little Italian flair. The chocolate and hazelnut
    go well with the banana,...

    Bananas Foster Surprise Cupcakes

    1 review

    This recipe was inspired by the classic dessert, which I had for the first time at a restaurant with my...


    Fabulous Fruit Salad

    This refreshing fruit salad bursts with a delightful citrus flavor. The recipe makes a big batch so it’s perfect for...

    Orzo Cheesecake Fruit Salad

    10 reviews

    This salad features my favorite fruits, complemented by the creamy pudding mix. It even works as a dessert. —Priscilla Gilbert,...


    Strawberry-Banana Graham Pudding

    2 reviews

    "I add in additional fruit to get a little closer to all those servings you need every day. You can...


    Quick Anise Fruit Bowl

    This refreshing medley has become a family favorite for breakfast and brunch. You could even serve the fruit with a...


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    Banana Cream Pie with Cake Mix Crust

    4 reviews

    I added something special to the classic banana cream pie: A crunchy peanut-buttery streusel tops it off. —Matthew Hass, Franklin,...

    White Chocolate Banana Pie

    2 reviews

    I developed this recipe based on a popular pie served at an Atlanta restaurant. Everyone looks forward to this dessert...


    Lemony Tropic Layered Dessert

    2 reviews

    I’ve made this cool, fruity dessert so many times, my old recipe card is practically unreadable! For a tangy variation,...


    Banana Cream Chocolate Truffles

    3 reviews

    This truffle recipe was created from ripe bananas and my imagination, and the outcome blew my family and friends away!...


    Banana Pudding Parfaits

    6 reviews

    With fresh bananas, vanilla wafers and a snappy pudding mix, these creamy after-dinner sweets are shared by Margaret Wagner Allen...


    Best Banana Ice Cream

    23 reviews

    My son-in-law says this is the best banana ice cream he’s ever had. It’s always requested at family gatherings. —Donna...

    Coconut Banana Chocolate Cream Pie

    What's not to like about this pleasing pie from Mary Jones of St. Louis, Missouri? It's easy to prepare and...


    Gelatin Banana Split

    "Here is a dessert that my younger guests have as much fun assembling as eating," writes Dixie Terry of Goreville,...


    Strawberry Banana Pie

    With its sugar-cone crust and layers of bananas and strawberry ice cream, this pretty pie never seems to last long...especially...


    Whipped Banana Cream Dessert

    2 reviews

    "Whether I take this creamy banana dessert to work, church or family get-to-gethers, I'm always asked for the recipe," says...


    Strawberry Banana Cups

    Writes Evelyn Savage of Belfair, Washington,"My husband and I like Jell-O salad now and then, but if I made a...


    Graham Cracker Banana Cream Dessert

    2 reviews

    "I entertain often, so this crowd-pleasing dessert is frequently on the menu," relates Evelyn Schmidt of Toms River, New Jersey....


    Banana Toffee Cream

    I spotted this recipe in a magazine about 40 years ago. Its tasty ingredients and ease of preparation appealed to...


    Mallow Pineapple Salad

    You'll find pineapple chunks, banana slices and marshmallows in this light creamy fluff from Kathy Robinson of Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

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    Banana Cheesecake Pie

    11 reviews

    “I came up with this recipe when I needed to make something sweet for a family gathering. It's a quick...


    Banana Cranberry Dessert

    1 review

    This cool, creamy dessert prompts recipe requests whenever I take it to covered-dish. The mellow flavor of bananas complements the...


    Stewed Holiday Fruit

    1 review

    Dried apricots, prunes and fresh bananas are drizzled with a sweet cider and marmalade sauce in this fruity concoction from...


    Cherry Banana Cream Pie

    From Hanover, Ontario, Denise Elder shares this dreamy dessert. "The crunchy crust is spread with a rich butter layer, then...


    Banana Anna Surprise

    This quick-to-fix layered dessert from Eva Wright of Grant, Alabama looks so pretty spooned into dessert glasses. "You can also...


    Six-Fruit Trifle

    2 reviews

    "For a large group, try doubling this recipe and layering it in a punch bowl," writes Verna Peterson from Omaha,...