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Nutty Nanas

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 15 min.


5 servings

"While working on a recent cooking badge, my Girl Scout Cadette troop came up with this fun finger food," informs Diane Standridge of Sikeston, Missouri. "It's a yummy after-school snack that's simple enough for young children to make."


  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2 tablespoons half-and-half cream
  • 1 tablespoon Miracle Whip
  • 2 cups salted peanuts, ground
  • 5 medium firm bananas, cut into thirds


  1. In a shallow bowl, combine the sugar, cream and Miracle Whip; mix well. Place peanuts in another shallow bowl. Dip each banana in Miracle Whip mixture, then roll in peanuts. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts

1 each: 510 calories, 32g fat (5g saturated fat), 4mg cholesterol, 269mg sodium, 49g carbohydrate (34g sugars, 8g fiber), 17g protein.

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