7 Recipes That Are B-A-N-A-N-A-S!
Have you ever think about how truly awesome bananas are? They're like a personal gift from Mother Nature, coming as they do in a very practical yellow casing that hides the magical fruit that we all love so much and makes them perfect for when you're on the go. On their own, they're the perfect healthy, delicious snack, but it's when you incorporate bananas into other dishes that they truly get to shine. Banana bread, banana pudding, banana cake – who doesn't love a rich indulgent, banana dessert? We're paying tribute to our favorite tropical fruit with these 7 recipes that are sure to rock your world!
1. Banana Churros
Who doesn't love churros? A true icon in the dessert world, this Mexican classic can't be improved upon, right? Well, that's debatable, since once you try this recipe, you might have a completely different mindset. What makes this particular twist on a classic churro so delicious is that it's essentially a banana on a stick wrapped and fried in choux pastry. The banana churro is then rolled in cinnamon and sugar and dipped in delicious, aromatic chocolate sauce to give it that classic churro taste! Get the recipe for the Banana Churros.
2. Banana Cream Pudding Cheesecake
The banana is a true miracle fruit. Not only does it taste great, but it's also chock-full of all kinds of great vitamins and minerals that are good for you, meaning you can truly feel good about treating yourself to a banana every now and then. Plus, all these awesome vitamins and minerals are responsible for boosting your energy levels, and if there's one thing you need when baking this creamy cheesecake, it's plenty of energy! Get the recipe for the Banana Cream Pudding Cheesecake.
3. Chocolate Banana Cream Towers
Have you ever made a dessert with a cardboard roll, tape, and parchment paper? No? Well, there's a first time for everything! Sometimes it's fun to serve up a recipe with a side of arts and crafts, and that's exactly what you'll get with this fruity chocolate dessert that will be ready in just a few simple steps! Get the recipe for the Chocolate Banana Cream Towers.
4. Banana Bread Tower
Just like in the famous song about bananas, "Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)" sung by Harry Belafonte, your shift is probably over and you just want your work to be counted up so you can head home and treat yourself to a decadent dessert. If it's bananas you crave, then it's bananas you'll get with this stunning recipe featuring a banana bread tower encased in a chocolate hard shell, complete with layers of cream. You'll definitely go bananas for it! Get the recipe for the Banana Bread Tower.
5. Chocolate Banana Rolls
When it comes to desserts, sponge cake is a real treat. Whether it's layer cakes, Swiss rolls, or cute little cupcakes, sponge cake can do it all. For this recipe, we've used this versatile batter to create delicious filled rolls with an eye-catching design. You're sure to fall in love with the results! Get the recipe for the Chocolate Banana Rolls.
6. German Mole Cake
Mole cake is a much loved dessert in Germany and can be found on coffee tables around the country. The odd name comes from the cake's appearance, which is said to look like the mound of dirt left behind by a digging mole. Once you see what's inside this delicious and easy recipe, you'll want to do some digging yourself — first for your measuring cups and then into this wonderful cake! Get the recipe for the German Mole Cake.
7. Banana Bread Sticks
There are 2 things you should know about banana bread: 1. It's not bread. 2. There are indeed real bananas inside. Usually baked in a loaf shape, we've parted with the conventional ways and have opted to bring forth a to-go option. And the truly special thing about this mess-free snack? You'll find banana in not only the batter, but also at the heart of the tasty treat — talk about the proof being in the pudding! Get the recipe for the Banana Bread Sticks.
Anyone with a sweet tooth is going to freak out over our 7 favorite banana recipes, and if there's a banana skeptic in your life, we guarantee they'll be converted as soon as you present them with one of these treats! These recipes are truly bananas, b-a-n-a-n-a-s!