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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      Slow-Cooker Pina Colada Bananas Foster

      I took bananas Foster one step further and combined it with the flavors of my favorite tropical drink: a pina colada. Make sure you use underripe bananas, as their firm texture works best in this recipe. —Trisha Kruse, Eagle, Idaho

      Slow-Cooker Banana Bread

      I love to use my slow cooker. I started to experiment with making bread in it so I wouldn’t have...


      Fried Banana Milkshakes

      I love bananas—candy, bread, muffins, smoothies, with peanut butter—everything banana. So why not add bananas, kicked up several notches, to...


      Salted Caramel and Banana Hot Chocolate

      Sip on this salted caramel and banana drinking chocolate when the temperatures start to drop. It's the perfect cool-weather drink....


      We Tested 4 Banana Bread Recipes—Here’s What You Need to Know

      We put four of our top-rated banana bread recipes to the test. Find out which you should be making at...


      30 Ripe Banana Recipes to Use Up Your Bunch

      Bananas gone brown? Don't worry, you can put overripe bananas to use with these tasty recipes—everything from banana bread to...

      12 Ways to Upgrade Your Banana Bread

      We all love a cozy loaf of banana bread. But next time you stir up this simple bake, why not...


      Air-Fryer Breakfast Cookies

      1 review

      I used to buy name-brand breakfast cookies from the supermarket, but since I found this recipe I've enjoyed making my...


      Pumpkin Banana Muffins

      3 reviews

      These pumpkin banana muffins are the perfect bite-sized snack for fall. —Desiree Rasch, Blue Springs, Missouri


      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...

      Cast-Iron Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

      9 reviews

      I love this cast-iron banana bread because it cooks evenly every time. The end result is so moist and delicious!...


      If You Don’t Eat a Banana Every Day, This Might Convince You to Start

      An apple a day keeps the doctor away? Not so much. Try this fruit, instead.


      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...


      We Tried Joanna Gaines’ Banana Bread Recipe

      Her version may very well rival your fave.


      Gluten-Free Banana Coffee Cake

      2 reviews

      I created this gluten-free coffee cake for people on special diets. Those who are lactose intolerant, allergic to eggs or...

      Peanutty Strawberry Banana Smoothies

      1 review

      I like that this strawberry banana smoothie recipe is fairly light, but the peanut butter gives it some protein to...


      Banana Blender Pancakes

      This mouthwatering recipe is a hit with banana lovers! Whipping up the batter in the blender makes it simple and...


      Bananas Foster Gelato

      1 review

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


      Banana Split Cake Bars

      2 reviews

      Summer isn’t summer without a banana split or two, and these fun bars bring that same delicious flavor in potluck-perfect...


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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...


      Coconut Milk Strawberry-Banana Pops

      5 reviews

      These four-ingredient freezer pops are a delicious way to use up a pint of fresh strawberries. You'll love the hint...


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      Raspberry-Banana Breakfast Tacos

      1 review

      My sweet take on breakfast tacos swaps in pancakes for the tortillas! They're so easy and absolutely delicious. Pick your...


      9 Surprising Banana Benefits That Go Beyond Your Daily Dose of Potassium

      Bananas not only taste delicious, but they're also packed with potassium, antioxidants, vitamins, biotin and minerals that nourish your hair...

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      How to Make a Banana Face Mask

      Looking for smooth, glowing skin? Just mash up a DIY banana face mask.


      How to Make a Banana Hair Mask

      In addition to being a nutritious snack, healthy dessert and post-workout nosh, bananas can also be part of your beauty...


      18 Healthy Banana Recipes

      With their natural sweetness and softness, bananas add bright flavor and irresistible texture. You'll love these banana-inspired recipes a whole...


      Double Cranberry Banana Bread

      4 reviews

      We love quick breads, and I've found that they freeze nicely if properly wrapped. This is a scrumptious recipe to...


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      24 of Our Best Banana Bread Recipes

      Whether you like yours studded with nuts, glazed on top or just chock-full of pure banana flavor, we've got the...


      Roasted Banana Bread Pudding

      Old-fashioned banana bread pudding gets a decadent upgrade with the addition of eggnog. The velvety smooth sauce and golden brown...