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I have a lot of bananas!!! HELP

I have 11 bananas that are going to go bad very very soon. Is there a recipe I can make to use them all at once?


Asked by USNavyWife0330 at 3:28 AM on Mar. 20, 2012 in Food & Drink

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  • my kids always loved frozen bananas on a popsicle stick. sometimes, id dip them in candy melts or that ice cream 'shell' topping. sprinkle with jimmies or nuts

    Answer by adopteeme at 7:12 AM on Mar. 20, 2012

  • banana pudding

    Answer by smiley745 at 5:02 PM on Mar. 20, 2012

  • Banana bread, banana muffins. You can freeze them for later baking.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 11:52 AM on Mar. 20, 2012

  • When my bananas start to go brown and yucky, I pop em in the freezer. It's so easy to make things like banana bread when you have thawed bananas instead of fresher ones. I just made banana cake for my son's birthday party on the weekend - thanks to some thawed bananas.

    Answer by AdensMama0308 at 10:10 AM on Mar. 20, 2012

  • Fold in the raisins and walnuts if desired. Pour batter into the prepared pan.
    Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 45 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of the loaf comes out clean. Cool loaf in the pan for 10 minutes before moving to a wire rack to cool completely.

    sorry they both got broken up, these boxes are not big enough to copy a whole recipe! but like i said, these are the 2 recipes i make and my kids devour them, i also share them and the people i have shared with love them!

    Answer by annanonnymommy at 9:59 AM on Mar. 20, 2012

  • Stir in nuts. Divide into prepared pans.
    Bake for 1 hour, until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.

    this one only uses 2 but i double the recipe Ingredients

    2 ripe bananas, mashed
    2 eggs
    1/3 cup vegetable oil
    1 1/3 cups canned pumpkin puree
    1/2 cup honey
    1/2 cup white sugar
    2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
    1 teaspoon baking powder
    1 teaspoon baking soda
    1/2 teaspoon salt
    2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice
    1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    3/4 cup raisins (optional)
    1/2 cup walnut pieces (optional)


    Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease an 9x5 inch loaf pan.
    In a large bowl, stir together the mashed banana, eggs, oil, pumpkin, honey and sugar. Combine the flour, baking powder, baking soda, sa

    Answer by annanonnymommy at 9:58 AM on Mar. 20, 2012

  • go to and search bananas. tons of stuff comes up! my favorites are these 2 - first one uses 6 bananas Ingredients

    1/4 cup white sugar
    1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    3/4 cup butter
    3 cups white sugar
    3 eggs
    6 very ripe bananas, mashed
    1 (16 ounce) container sour cream
    2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
    1/2 teaspoon salt
    3 teaspoons baking soda
    4 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
    1 cup chopped walnuts (optional)


    Preheat oven to 300 degrees F (150 degrees C). Grease four 7x3 inch loaf pans. In a small bowl, stir together 1/4 cup white sugar and 1 teaspoon cinnamon. Dust pans lightly with cinnamon and sugar mixture.
    In a large bowl, cream butter and 3 cups sugar. Mix in eggs, mashed bananas, sour cream, vanilla and c

    Answer by annanonnymommy at 9:56 AM on Mar. 20, 2012

  • I would peel them and freeze them and then when the weather gets hot use them to make smoothies! Frozen banana + OJ; frozen banana + apple juice; frozen banana + OJ + fresh summer strawberries; frozen banana + anything else you can think of! Blueberries, coconut milk, cinnamon, peanut butter, cocoa, yogurt... pick any combination that looks yummy to you! :o)

    Answer by FelipesMom at 8:22 AM on Mar. 20, 2012

  • I cut them up and and freeze them 2/bag to use later for smoothies ;o)

    Answer by Crafty26 at 8:10 AM on Mar. 20, 2012

  • You can freeze bananas in the peel if you plan on cooking with them later (ie banana bread). My mom's been doing it for years and it doesn't affect the flavor.

    Answer by missanc at 7:04 AM on Mar. 20, 2012