Banana Nut Salad
Sharon Mensing from Greenfield, Iowa combines two kid-friendly flavors in this speedy salad. "Children can help out by slicing and arranging the bananas," she suggests. "Then just stir up the dressing and serve in minutes."
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 15 min.
- 2 medium ripe bananas, sliced
- Leaf lettuce
- 1/4 cup mayonnaise
- 1 tablespoon peanut butter
- 1 tablespoon honey
- 1/4 cup chopped peanuts
- Place bananas on lettuce-lined salad plates. In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise, peanut butter and honey. Spoon over bananas; sprinkle with peanuts.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 242 calories, 17g fat (3g saturated fat), 5mg cholesterol, 95mg sodium, 21g carbohydrate (16g sugars, 2g fiber), 4g protein.
Originally published as Banana Nut Salad in Quick Cooking July/August 2003