Overripe Banana is packed with anti-oxidants and nutrition. It is naturally sweet in taste and mushy in texture. Because of its soft texture, it mixes with other ingredients evenly. Its sweet taste and flavor help to make delicious dishes. Also, an overripe banana gives an excellent aroma to the dishes.
These 10 recipes are my favorite using an overripe banana. Kids would also love these delicious and flavorful recipes.
1. BANANA MUFFINS
Banana muffins are the delicious and sweet breakfast muffins. Like banana bread, you can bake a wide variety of banana muffins with different flavors like quinoa banana muffins, spinach banana muffins, oatmeal banana muffins and banana muffins with honey.
Check out the recipe for quinoa banana muffins, spinach banana muffins, vegan banana muffins and an easy banana muffin.
2. BANANA PANCAKES
Banana pancakes are easy and simple to make with only a few mins that taste soft, sweet and fluffy. From kids to everyone likes banana pancakes.
Check out the recipes for eggless banana pancake, ragi banana pancake, and spinach banana pancake.
3. BANANA BREAD
Banana bread is one of the best ways to use the overripe bananas. Banana bread is a sweet, moist and delicious bread with a wonderful flavor.
You can make varieties of banana bread recipes with different flavors like chocolate banana bread, vegan banana bread, and ragi banana bread.
4. BANANA OATMEAL COOKIES
Banana oatmeal cookies are a healthy and gluten-free cookie recipe. These cookies are easy and simple to make in 20 mins with only a few ingredients.
Check out the recipe for banana oatmeal cookies.
5. BANANA PANIYARAM
Banana Paniyaram is a sweet and flavorful South Indian dish. Kids would love these sweet and delicious Paniyarams. You can serve banana Paniyaram as a snack or breakfast. It is a great way to use an over-ripe banana.
Check out the recipe for banana paniyaram.
6. BANANA SMOOTHIE RECIPES
You can make the variety of smoothie recipes using banana. Banana adds a natural sweetness and thickness to the smoothie. You can also use frozen bananas in the smoothie recipes that gives a wonderful texture to the smoothies.
Check out the recipes for banana smoothie recipes, banana oatmeal smoothie, kiwi banana smoothie and banana apple smoothie.
7. BANANA FRITTERS
Banana fritters are also known as banana appam. It is a popular South Indian snack using an overripe banana. Banana appam tastes sweet, crispy on the outer side and soft inside. You can serve banana appam as an evening snack, kids would love this sweet snack.
Check out the recipe for sweet banana maida appam.
8. BANANA KESARI
Banana adds an additional flavor to the regular Kesari. This banana Kesari tastes so delicious, flavorful and aromatic.
Check out the recipe for Banana Kesari.
9. BANANA PURI
Sweet Banana Puri is also known as Mangalore buns. One of the best recipe to use overripe banana. A delicious and easy breakfast idea for kids.
Check out the recipe for Banana Puri.
Unniyappam is a famous sweet in Kerala with ripe banana, rice flour, ghee, and jaggery. It is cooked in a special pan called appe or paniyaram pan.