Tag Archives: Banana Recipe

Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Bread

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Photo courtesy of flickr

July 28 is National Milk Chocolate Day, according to NationalDayCalendar.com. This sounds like a holiday our taste buds are happy to support! Organic bananas are the perfect accompaniment to milk chocolate, and this twist on a banana bread adds a touch of sweetness with milk chocolate chips. The addition of the oats in this recipe allows you to eat it for breakfast without guilt, or serve it for a snack or dessert. Continue reading

Vegan Chocolate Banana Ice Cream Cake

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Photo courtesy: Eugenie Kitchen

In the warmest days of the year, nobody wants to turn on the oven to make a dessert. Instead, opt for this no-bake banana ice cream cake for a sweet summer treat. It also happens to be vegan, dairy-free, low-calorie and very tasty. With just a few minutes in the kitchen, you can create a beautiful, guilt-free, refreshing dessert for you, your friends and your family. Continue reading

Peach-Banana Smoothie Popsicles

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Photo courtesy: Sarah of offbeat and inspired

Summer is in full effect, and one way to beat the heat is with a tasty, cold treat. Featuring two fruits and non-fat Greek yogurt, these popsicles provide plenty of protein, potassium and good sugar to keep you satiated and full of energy. Try one as a snack, or as a refreshing on-the-go breakfast. Continue reading

Banana Foster Parfait

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Photo courtesy: John Autry of Cooking Light

Last week we provided you with a simple, fun recipe to make with the kids during your Fourth of July or other summer barbecues. We would like to share a treat just for you that is fast, easy and a good nutritious breakfast. The Banana Foster Parfait has just enough potassium and protein to get you energized for your day. If you are always on the go, then this recipe can be prepared and stored in the fridge to accommodate your busy schedule. Continue reading

Display Idea: Smoothies for the Whole Family

Banana Smoothies
Photo credit: Courtesy of Adam at inspiredtaste.net

Summer is here, and the warmer weather provides an opportunity to market cool, refreshing products. Smoothies are a great option for a cross-merchandising display theme featuring Organics Unlimited bananas. Health nuts, adults on-the-go and children all love smoothies; a display will attract all types of customers.

Bananas make a great base for any smoothie so the display should feature baskets full of the organic fruit. Since it’s summer, capitalize on other fresh fruits that are in-season to create a colorful cross-merchandising arrangement. Strawberries, blueberries, pineapple, mango, peaches, oranges and coconuts are all beautiful fruits to feature in a display with bananas. Continue reading

Banana Split Panini

Banana Split Panini
Photo courtesy: Valerie Mitchell of Mama Likes to Cook

Need something new to entertain the children this summer break? While this might not be the healthiest snack, it is certainly a delicious recipe that the kids can help you prepare. Have the children pick out their own ingredients, making sure they include organic bananas so they get as much potassium as they can. Have them use a cookie cutter to cut out their favorite shape or cartoon character for a more edible appearance. Continue reading

Banana Crunch Popsicle

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Photo courtesy: Produce for Kids

Produce for Kids has been a huge supporter of our GROW program. We decided to use one of their many recipes to feature a deliciously healthy snack. This tasty treat also becomes a fun activity for children and builds anticipation for their healthy Popsicle. Just like bananas, pistachios are full of potassium and are also high in protein, making it the perfect mix of health benefits for you and your children. This five minute snack is also great for children’s summer parties and barbeques. Continue reading