Tag Archives: Dessert

Recipe: 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

Recipe: 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

Eat More Bananas with these 10 Recipes

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GROW organic bananas have always been the perfect ingredient. Here are some of our favorites to keep you and your kids happy, healthy and feeling good. Feel free to share these with friends and families. Send us your images of dishes you’ve created using #GROWTURNS10 and we will share them with all our supporters! Have fun and enjoy these tasty treats! Continue reading

Fourth of July Banana Popsicle

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The Fourth of July is just around the corner and you may be looking for some fun and creative recipes to share with family and friends. This patriotic banana popsicle is fast, easy and perfect for the hot summer day we all expect this holiday weekend. Consider using this recipe as a food craft to entertain the kids as you prepare all the delicious dishes for your family outing. Continue reading

Recipe: Banana Microwave Mug Cake Recipe

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Photo courtesy: Swah of Love Swah

This banana cake recipe will bring your night (or any other part of your day) to a whole other level. All you need is a few basic ingredients, two minutes of your time and a mug. The banana will bring a perfect moist texture making this mug cake your next favorite treat. If you are craving a dessert and don’t want to wait for the oven to warm up, this is the perfect recipe for you. Easy, quick, and yummylicious!

Ingredients

  • 1 tbsp. butter, melted (or flavorless oil)
  • 1 egg (lightly beaten)
  • 1 tbsp. milk
  • 1 ripe banana (mashed)
  • 3 tbsp. plain flour
  • 3 tbsp. brown sugar
  • ½ tsp. baking powder
  • 1 scoop of coffee ice cream to serve

Instructions

  1. Put butter into mug and microwave for 10 seconds to melt
  2. Add in egg and milk and lightly beat with a fork until combined
  3. Add mashed banana into the mug and continue stirring with your fork until mixed through
  4. Finally, add dry ingredients into the mug and beat with your fork until combined
  5. Place mug in the microwave and cook for 1 minute on medium heat
  6. The cake should be risen and still slightly gooey in the middle. If still undercooked for your liking, cook it further in 10-second bursts in the microwave
  7. Serve with a generous scoop of coffee ice cream

This delicious mug is ready to be enjoyed!

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Image credit: Swah of Love Swah

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Recipe: Vegan Triple Banana Cake

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Photo courtesy: Janet Hudson of Vegan Feast Catering

With so many summer celebrations around the corner, all your guests will be looking for something sweet and delicious to indulge in at the end of the night. Consider the triple banana cake when prepping for your Mother’s Day celebrations. Don’t hesitate to bring out the big guns and surprise everyone with this recipe at the family barbeques for Memorial Day weekend or Fourth of July weekend. This may be a favorite recipe for those that enjoy vegan treats. Continue reading

Recipe: Banana with Honeyed Mascarpone & Caramel

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Photo courtesy Jo Missoula of Jo in the Kitchen

Looking for a fast and easy dessert or snack that is just deliciously yummy? This recipe is the perfect combination of sweet and creamy, similar to a banana cream pie but without all the extra work. Did you ever think you would eat cheese and bananas together? With this delicious recipe, it’s a must have. Mascarpone is an Italian cheese of smooth, creamy, buttery texture that blends well with honey and caramel. Add a banana on top, and you’ll have your guests and family begging for more. Continue reading