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Ripe banana recipes: banana bread

Ripe banana recipes

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Use up overripe bananas with our top-rated recipes that make the most of this fabulous yellow fruit. Discover classic banoffee pies, banana breads and more.

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  • Sliced banana bread topped with drizzle and banana chips on a serving plate

    Brilliant banana loaf

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.1568 ratings

    A cross between banana bread and a drizzle cake, this easy banana loaf recipe is a quick bake that can be frozen. It's great for using up overripe bananas, too.

  • Chocolate & banana cake

    Chocolate & banana cake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.253 ratings

    Just one look at this chocolate and banana treat is enough to know it won't stay in the cake tin for long

  • Vegan banana bread on floral plate

    Vegan banana bread

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.398 ratings

    Use up your ripe bananas in our vegan banana bread – the perfect breakfast treat to enjoy with your morning cuppa. We love it toasted with peanut butter

  • Banana & walnut loaf

    Banana & walnut loaf

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.149 ratings

    This homely and wholesome cake is also light and moist, with the natural sweetness of sticky bananas and the warm toastiness of nuts

  • Microwave banana pudding

    Microwave banana pudding

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.116 ratings

    This pud will be a hit with all the family, and it only takes 20 minutes to make

  • Walnut, date & honey cake

    Walnut, date & honey cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.94 ratings

    A tea-time treat - packed with sweet honey. A great way to use up those ripe bananas too

  • Banana, walnut & chocolate chip loaf

    Banana, walnut & chocolate chip loaf

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.119 ratings

    Paul Hollywood shares his banana bread recipe - this delicious bake is dotted with chocolate and nuts

  • Banana loaf cake with icing and slices cut

    Banana cake

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.73 ratings

    This easy banana loaf cake is a tasty way of using up overripe bananas and makes an indulgent treat. Enjoy a slice with your afternoon cup of tea

  • Boozy baked caramelised bananas in a bowl with ice cream

    Boozy baked caramelised bananas

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.6 ratings

    Use up your bananas and transform them into our boozy baked caramelised dessert with the help of rum, maple syrup and pecans

  • Sticky toffee banoffee cake

    Sticky toffee banoffee cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.41 ratings

    Sticky toffee banoffee, a variation on the classic Victoria sponge theme, perfect for birthdays and special occasion cakes

  • Banana & pecan fudge loaf

    Banana & pecan fudge loaf

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.38 ratings

    Delicious sweet nutty loaf, great for snacks for all the family.

  • Dotty banana fairy cakes

    Dotty banana fairy cakes

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.46 ratings

    These sweet banana cakes are lovely and simple to make for a bake sale or children's party

  • Banoffee marshmallow cake

    Banoffee marshmallow cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.35 ratings

    This fun cake won the 11-17 age group in our 20th birthday cake competition

  • Quick banana ice cream

    Quick banana ice cream

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.33 ratings

    A no-churn ice cream that's low-fat, superhealthy and counts as one of your five-a-day

  • Banana & pecan loaf

    Banana & pecan loaf

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.36 ratings

    This tea-time favourite is moist, sweet, nutty and comforting - it's bound to be a hit with friends and family

  • Banana cupcakes with icing and banana on wire rack

    Banana cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.20 ratings

    Good Food reader, Mita Patel, shares her recipe for these cute, energy-giving, choc-banana cupcakes

  • Mini banoffee pies

    Mini banoffee pies

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.19 ratings

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

  • Sticky banana & maple cake

    Sticky banana & maple cake

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.14 ratings

    This childhood favourite is sticky, indulgent and completely moreish

  • Passion cake

    Passion cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.14 ratings

    Bake this impressive tropical sponge for a special occasion. This scrumptious triple-layer passion fruit cake is also perfect for Valentine's Day

  • Brazil & banana bread

    Brazil & banana bread

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.18 ratings

    Often overlooked, these nuts deserve their turn in the spotlight - bake into a squidgy, soft loaf cake with fruit and coconut

  • Chocolate baked bananas

    Chocolate baked bananas

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.14 ratings

    These fruity treats taste fabulous and are fun to make, try popping them on the barbie

  • Grown-up banoffee pie

    Grown-up banoffee pie

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.13 ratings

    Lace this classic banana and toffee pie with a little dark rum. Top with whipped cream and chocolate

  • Frozen banana & praline parfait

    Frozen banana & praline parfait

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.7 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

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