I swore I wasn’t going to say it. I told myself “everyone will expect it, it’s not funny”… but I can’t help myself… This $h!* is bananas! B-a-n-a-n-a-s!
Okay, now it’s out of my system.
But for real, this list includes some of the most delicious, creative, and ridiculously mouthwatering banana recipes on the internet. We’ve got banana breads, banana muffins, banana cakes, banana ice cream, banana scones and so, so much more.
I’m admittedly a bit biased on this one, but seriously – this is THE BEST banana bread recipe – easy to make, moist banana bread that is crisp on the outside and loaded with flavor. One bowl, no mixer required! This is the ONLY banana bread recipe you’ll ever need!
This banana coffee cake is like a cross between banana bread and cinnamon coffee cake. It’s super moist like banana bread but with a cinnamon sugar swirl and sweet crumble topping!
Deliciously spiced and moist baked banana donuts are made in the oven! Covered in a silky smooth dark chocolate glaze, they’re decadent yet quick and simple to make. To bake as muffins, see my note below the recipe.
One bowl is all you need to pull this delicious, moist banana nut cake together.
Soft and tender, these banana cookies taste just like a slice of banana bread in cookie form. Top with a simple glaze and chopped pecans for an irresistible dessert everyone loves!
Based off the fan-favorite banana bread recipe, this is an easy small batch 1 banana muffin recipe that only needs one banana, one bowl, and 30 minutes!
If you’re looking for a way to show someone a little extra love (yourself included!), today’s healthy Banana Oatmeal Pancakes are a tasty option that will please all parties, including the ones in charge of washing dishes!
A one-bowl recipe, these healthy snack bars are naturally gluten free, adaptable to many different ingredients, soft-baked, incredibly flavorful, and very easy to make. When packed with chocolate chips, you can count them as dessert too!
Wholesomely good, gluten free and without refined sugar, Gingerbread Banana Motivation Muffins are perfect for busy days when you need a jump start.
ll made in one bowl, with pantry staple ingredients, super quick to mix up, healthy, and SO DELICIOUS! Yes, that pretty much sums up this mini banana bread mug cake, and it’s the perfect individual little cake to bake up this weekend. With over-ripe bananas, good honey, and your favorite chocolate bar, this is sure to become your favorite banana bread in minutes. Perfect for breakfast, as an afternoon snack, or a late-night dessert.
Spelt Banana Muffins are soft and fluffy with sweet banana flavour, wholesome spelt flour and a hint of peanut butter. They’re dairy-free and naturally sweetened with maple syrup, with the option to add mini chocolate chips!
An elegant twist on a Southern classic, Banana Pudding Cake recipe pairs layers of tender banana cake, creamy homemade custard, crunchy vanilla wafers, and luscious whipped cream! This delicious cake is my adaptation of everyone’s favorite childhood dessert!
13) Banana Macarons
These Banana Macarons are filled with a delicious Banana Pudding, and Chocolate Ganache. The banana pudding is so delicious and so worth making!
This Bananas Foster Cake takes your favorite dessert and turns it into the most delicious layer cake! It’s a dessert you’ll be dreaming about!
Brioche Doughnuts with Banana Salted Caramel Ganache and Honeycomb. Uh… YUM.
This icebox cake is the perfect summer treat! It’s a completely no-bake masterpiece, complete with layers of graham cracker squares, homemade banana rum spiked whipped cream, and silky swirls of dulce de leche. Cover the entire thing in more whipped cream and top with dulce de leche dipped banana slices for a dessert like none other!
This isn’t the kind of banana bread you’re going to serve at breakfast – save this bad boy for dessert! This decadent triple chocolate banana bread is super chocolatey without being overly sweet, and topped with a thick layer of chocolate ganache. If you like bananas and you like chocolate, you’re going to LOVE this!
This peanut butter banana smoothie with yogurt is good for you yet tastes like a treat! It’s creamy, protein rich and filling for breakfast.
Nutella and Banana Rolls with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting. Soft, fluffy brioche is covered in nutella and bananas, and sprinkled with hazelnuts, then rolled up into perfect sweet rolls and finished with a creamy and smooth chocolate cream cheese frosting. These Nutella and Banana Rolls are a great way to use up any extra bananas that you have around!
This banana tres leches cake consists of a moist banana cake soaked in sweet milk and topped with whipped cream.
This vegan chocolate banana ice cream (“nice cream”) is made of only TWO ingredients and is an awesome, healthy substitute for traditional ice cream!
Banana Snack Cake is an easy and healthy banana cake that’s soft and moist, with just the right amount of banana and a thick chocolate almond butter topping. It’s egg-free and dairy-free, and requires just 10 ingredients. Serve it up with tea or coffee for a sweet afternoon treat!
Feel good about breakfast without spending a ton of time! Wholesome ingredients combine easily in the blender and powdered peanut butter, oats, and unrefined sweeteners will keep your peanut butter banana muffins nice and light.
This Magnolia Bakery Banana Pudding recipe is the same recipe used in the Magnolia Bakery in New York City! It’s layered with Nilla Wafers, sliced bananas, and vanilla pudding.
A no bake graham cracker crust filled with bananas, chocolate peanut butter ganache, homemade vanilla pudding and whipped cream, topped with peanut butter cups, chocolate shavings and salted peanuts — the best banana cream pie you’ll ever have!
Super soft, chewy banana breakfast cookies filled with dried berries – the perfect grab and go breakfast! Gluten free, dairy free, and refined sugar free – and no mixer required
This recipe tastes exactly like banana bread but light and fluffy because it’s cake. Frosted with a creamy, luscious cream cheese frosting spiked with Valrhona dulcey white chocolate, all topped with Valrhona crunchy pearls and mini peanut butter cup.
Super fudgy chocolate banana brownies that you could easily eat for breakfast! This dairy-free, gluten-free and vegan treat will satisfy any chocolate craving without destroying your diet.
These banana nut scones are deliciously moist, flaky, and crumbly. Combining the flavor of banana bread and the texture of scones, this banana scone recipe is everything you crave for breakfast. Don’t skip the maple icing because it’s one of the best parts!
With ample chunks of chewy chocolate fudge in a creamy banana custard, this homemade banana fudge chunk ice cream really hits the spot!
Frozen Chocolate Covered Banana Bites, like a mini ice cream bar, but much simple and much healthier. These treats are so easy to make with only 3 core ingredients and zero baking, nothing not to love! Frozen banana slices with your favorite assortment of toppings, covered in chocolate, and finished with a dusting of flaky sea salt. Let your taste buds run wild with fun toppings. Peanut butter, pretzels, honey, coffee, coconut, jam, and cinnamon sugar are just some of the ideas I came up with. But really, the options are endless. Create your favorite combination. These cups are so delicious, they’re the perfect healthy-ish summertime treat!