Happy Banana Lovers Day!

Yep, that’s right, the 27th August is the day we celebrate the humble banana, and in the spirit of this occasion we’ve put together a list of some pretty amazing banana based recipes to try your hand at today. Whether you’re a beginner in banana-based cuisine or a novice there’s something here for everyone.

10 Recipes to Help You Celebrate Banana Lovers Day


Banana & Strawberry Nice-Cream

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A staple for many vegans but still a mystery to some. Nice-cream is the creation that allows you to eat ice-cream for every meal! Simply freeze some bananas and blend them up with strawberries and plant milk, add a topping of your choice and you’ve got something delicious!

Fluffy Banana Pancakes

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Is there any better way to start a weekend day than with pancakes? Whip these up in no time at all and you’ve got a breakfast your whole house will be jealous of.

Banana Chia Pudding with Mango Lime Purée

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Oh my goodness this looks delicious, and it’s healthy too! Chia seeds are packed with vitamins and amino acids and bananas have a ton of B6 in. The mango and lime puree looks absolutely divine! Perfect for a quick breakfast or an afternoon snack.

Banana & Walnut Bread

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This recipe will fill your house with the most heavenly smell. Supposedly it will give you 8 servings, and is a great accompaniment to a cup of afternoon tea, but we won’t judge you if you don’t share.

Frozen Banana Popsicles

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Great for kids these tasty summer treats won’t take any time at all but will be delicious! If you’re looking to cover them in sprinkles, you can find vegan sprinkles here!

Mocha Banana Smoothie

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Coffee, chocolate and banana, the perfect combination for an afternoon pick me up! This treat might seem naughty but it’s actually packed full of nutrients and even better, the banana means there’s no need to add sugar.

Chocolate Banana Bites

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A quick bite to grab with your smoothie? These oaty treats will fill you up and taste amazing, don’t skimp on the chocolate chips!

French Toast with Caramelised Bananas

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Another breakfast must have! This rich breakfast might even benefit from a scoop of nice cream on top, for that little bit of extra decadence.

Banana Crumble Top Muffins

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Nice and quick to make, these are the answer to what to make when you forgot the in laws are coming over. Plus they look awesome!

Raw Banana Tiramisu

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This is not so much a dessert as it is a masterpiece. A creamy cashew topping and a hefty dose of coffee makes this tiramisu a cut above the rest.

This list is enough to keep you going on bananas for days. So what are you waiting for, grab those bananas and get cooking!