Upside-down banana cake with maple-caramel sauce

Banana recipes

35 Recipes

This potassium-rich fruit can be used in sweet and savoury dishes - we have ideas for over-ripe bananas, too.

Vegan chocolate banana ice cream


(11 ratings)

A low-fat chocolate ice cream? It really does exist! Our blitzed banana creation is gluten and dairy-free and ready in minutes
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Brilliant banana loaf


(1194 ratings)

A cross between banana bread and a drizzle cake, this easy banana loaf recipe is a quick bake that can be frozen and is great for using up overripe bananas
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Chocolate coconut banoffee pie


(12 ratings)

A dazzling dessert with bourbon biscuit base, caramel layer, creamy coconut topping and banana toffee
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • More effort

Mini banoffee pies


(18 ratings)

Go retro with this easy and ever-popular dessert that's been given a smart dinner party makeover...
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Banana fairy cakes


(17 ratings)

Good Food reader, Mita Patel, shares her recipe for these cute, energy-giving, choc-banana treats
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Quick banana ice cream


(32 ratings)

A no-churn ice cream that's low-fat, superhealthy and counts as one of your five-a-day
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Fried coconut bananas


(6 ratings)

These bananas make the ultimate sticky, sweet finale to a Thai-style meal
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Sugar-free banana cake


(58 ratings)

The natural sweetness of fruit and a drizzle of agave syrup means less added sugar is needed in this banana bread
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Frozen banana & praline parfait


(7 ratings)

This freeze-ahead dinner party dessert has real wow-factor, so all that's left for you to do on the night is present it in stunning style
  • 40 mins
  • More effort

Toffee & sesame bananas


(12 ratings)

Traditional toffee bananas are deep-fried, but this is a lighter version, served with caramel sauce
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Banoffee splits


(4 ratings)

A simple pudding with a creamy and indulgent Mars Bar sauce, ready in just 10 minutes
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Brazil & banana bread


(12 ratings)

Often overlooked, these nuts deserve their turn in the spotlight - bake into a squidgy, soft loaf cake with fruit and coconut
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Banana & cinnamon whirls


(22 ratings)

Make two, freeze one! Have fun cooking up two batches of these scrumptious buns and pop one in the freezer so you always have a treat to hand!
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Banana custard tarts


(1 rating)

Adding banana to this custard tart gives a classic pudding a new edge
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • More effort


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