4 Desserts To Make With Ripe Bananas

Here is what you’ll need!

Servings: 4-8

2 ripe bananas, peeled
1 cup pancake mix
½ teaspoon cinnamon
¾ cup milk
Oil for frying
Powdered sugar to serve

1. In a mixing bowl, use a fork to smash the bananas
2. Add in pancake mix, cinnamon & milk. Whisk together until combined.
3. Fry in oil. About 1 tablespoon per fritter.
4. Cook for about 2-3 minutes until they are golden brown and cooked through the middle.
5. Sprinkle powdered sugar

Inspired By: http://www.food.com/recipe/mashed-banana-fritters-337687

Serves: 4-6

2 ripe bananas, peeled and sliced
1 sheet puff pastry, thawed
¼ cup chocolate hazelnut spread
1 egg, beaten

1. Preheat oven to 400°F (220°C)
2. Unfold the puff pastry. Spread the chocolate hazelnut spread onto the middle third.
3. Arrange the sliced bananas on top of the spread in a single layer. 4. Bananas may slightly overlap.
5. Cut out a triangle of the top right corner of the pastry. Repeat on the other side.
6. Cut diagonal slits along both sides of the pastry. Each will be around 1” thick.
7. Fold over the top piece of dough to partially cover the top row of bananas.
8. Alternating both sides, fold the strips of pastry over the bananas, mimicking a braid pattern.
9. Trim the excess dough on the sides, and fold over the bottom flap.
10. Brush the top of the braided pastry with the beaten egg. Transfer to a parchment lined baking sheet for and bake 15 minutes or until the pastry is golden brown.
11. Allow to rest for 10 minutes before slicing. Enjoy!

Inspired By: http://www.pastryaffair.com/blog/blueberry-braided-bread-from-emma-of-poires-au-chocolat.html

Servings: 4

2 ripe bananas, peeled
3 egg yolks
⅓ cup sugar
3 tablespoons cornstarch
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 cups milk

To serve
Vanilla wafers
Whipped cream

1. Place the bananas, egg yolks, sugar, cornstarch, vanilla and milk into a blender and blitz until smooth.
2. Transfer mixture to a saucepan and cook over medium heat until thick stir constantly for about 8-10 minutes.
3. Pour mixture into a heat safe bowl, cover and chill for at least 4 hours
4. To serve, scoop a few spoonfuls of pudding into a serving glass. 5. Add one layer of vanilla wafers, then whipped cream. Repeat. Serve or allow to sit in the fridge for upto 4 hours.

Inspired By: https://www.sweetandsavorybyshinee.com/basic-vanilla-pudding/

Servings: 8-10

2 ripe bananas
1 cup sugar
½ cup, plus 1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
¾ cup flour
¼ cup, plus 1 tablespoon cocoa powder
⅛ teaspoon salt
½ cup smooth peanut butter


1. Preheat oven to 350°F (180°C).
2. In a bowl, use a fork to mash the bananas. Add the sugar, ½ cup of butter, and vanilla, and whisk until combined. Add the flour, salt, and cocoa powder, and whisk until fully incorporated.
3. Use the remaining 1 tablespoon of butter to grease a 9×9-inch baking tray.
4. Use the remaining 1 tablespoon of cocoa powder to dust every side of the baking tray.
5. Pour batter into prepared baking dish.
6. Use a spoon to add dollops of peanut butter on top of the batter. 7.Use a butter knife to swirl the peanut butter into the brownie batter.
8. Bake for 25-30 minutes, until center no longer jiggles when pan is shaken.
9. Allow brownies to cool completely before cutting.


Fact 1: 1.4 million bananas are tossed out daily in the UK
Source: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/may/15/britons-throw-away-14m-edible-bananas-each-day-figures-show

Fact 2: However, as bananas ripen sugar develops, making them great for desserts!


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47 Responses

  1. Mars Parker says:

    Why does the the UK hate bananas so much?? ???

  2. My banana dessert is just Nutella on a banana, ITS DELICIOUS

  3. Space Girl says:

    Holy moly! I have a bunch of bananas in my house and now I don't know which one I want to make.. ?
    All of them looks great, good job, Tasty!

  4. Oh…banana is a crop?

  5. I learnt that pastry one from DaveHax.

  6. Shadow Girl says:

    These bananas aren't even at the point where most people throw them away. Do people not wait for bananas to be ripe and then eat them? What was the point of this video? Was I the only one expecting them to be cooking with black bananas….?

  7. Brainy Baker says:

    Anyone trying to do thier hw and on the phone instead?

  8. Daddy says:

    bitch lasagna open bob show vagene mm yes very seckse

  9. Minions will go bananas about them!!!

  10. I hate bananas but liked the video..

  11. The first recipe…
    We call that maruya in the philippines

  12. On god, she scrapes that bowl like nothin else. I wanna see her more.

  13. can you make a 4 recipes for in unripe bananas

  14. Blackjack _ says:


  15. Espy Bounce says:

    Omfg in what world are those bananas close to ripe enough to be used in a dessert?! They should be brown all over, or it will be too raw!

  16. bgone mia says:

    Cekodok pisang, tasty??

  17. collarmole says:

    I'm not sure you guys know what ripe bananas are.

  18. Banana brownies, can we switch the butter with avocado from avocado brownies?

  19. Can I use coconut or almond flour and coconut sugar in stead of the flour and sugar?

  20. hh uu says:

    OR just eat the banana fast instead —_—

  21. icecream 18 says:

    The first one is African food

  22. Tia mia says:

    Those were not banana fritters

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  24. aiNajwa JM says:

    that banana fritters is cekodok in malaysia omagad

  25. What about banana bread??

  26. I see brownies, I click.

  27. What is the name of the background music?

  28. alison chu says:

    in the beginning it sounds like the Shecago song from victorious

  29. xmrtnxa says:

    Americans are really scared of ripe bananas

  30. Dx XD says:

    now do the no oven video of deserts with banana

  31. Definitely got to try to banana pudding

  32. The Fergie Music – Milf $ – I Got Ripe Bananas,You Got Ripe Bananas,Ripe Bananas, Who thinks bad fuck you. I just Tell What I Feeling.

  33. LolloRosso says:

    You guys forgot banana "nice cream", which is the best. 🙂

  34. Ladybug says:


  35. cor8129 says:

    Love these simple dessert ideas.

  36. these bananas look perfect to me, why would anyone throw these out?

  37. Deepa Tandel says:

    Those black hands again!!! She makes delicious food!

  38. scarlett lee says:

    i was SHOOK at that first banana fact WOOOW

  39. DG Tudo says:

    Hello! Very good your channel and your video! Congratulations! I wish every success!
    Your culture and language enchant me! When you have time, visit my channel! In the last video, I made Carrot Cake!
    Thank you! Success! Hugs. #dgtudo

  40. I love using super ripe bananas in cake mixes and pancakes. I also freeze them for smoothes . I must try those recipes they look amazing!!!

  41. Citz Lewis says:

    Too bad im allergic?

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