Banana Recipes

Banana is taken both as a vegetable as well as a fruit. Rich in carbohydrate and Vitamins A and B, it also contains protein besides traces of iron and salt. Medicinal value is attributed to it as well. Taken as a fruit, it is good for the prevention of constipation.A number of food preparations are made using raw bananas specially in the southern regions. The flowers of the banana plant as well as its tender stem are also used in the cooking. Both the stem and flowers have very high medicinal properties and figures in home remedies.Banana (fruit) with milk, honey and dates every day is a good tonic, providing energy and nourishment to the body.

Below you will find a complete list of Banana recipes including the popular and the lesser known recipes. There are a lot of different tastes when it comes to food, so it’s best to experiment with a variety of different dishes before deciding what you like best.

Latest Banana Recipes

  • Vazhaipoo Paruppu Usili is a traditional South Indian side dish made with banana flower, toor dal and spiced with some red and green chillies. Commonly used in the Tamil Brahmin …

  • Nendram Pazham Pradhaman (Nendram Pazham Payasam) is a popular dessert made for special occasions and festivals in Kerala. This is an essential part of most festivals in Kerala and Onam …

  • Lassi is a popular beverage across India. Traditionally consumed during summer time, lassi has numerous health benefits – keeps your body cool from the heat, provides you with protein and …

  • A delicious and fat-free smoothie made with cocoa powder and bananas. Packed with nourishment, this is a perfect breakfast smoothie or a post-workout smoothie. Ingredients: Ripe Bananas – 2 Skimmed …

  • A delicious and easy to make breakfast or tea time cake. Can also be served as a dessert. Ingredients: Eggs – 2 Butter – 1 cup, softened Sugar – 1 …

  • A moist and delicious afternoon tea cake, this banana cake is a easy to make. Popular with kids, it is also a great dessert for special occasions. Ingredients: Plain Flour …

  • These delicious muffins are a perfect way to use up any ripe bananas and they make a great teatime/breakfast snack too. Ingredients: Maida (Plain Flour) – 1 cup Baking Soda …

  • This delicious and easy smoothie makes for a great start in the morning. Ingredients: Ripe Banana – 1 Espresso – 1 shot Plain Yogurt – 125 ml Cocoa Powder – …

  • A simple and light snack, this cutlet is made with mashed raw bananas. Best served with sauce or chutney of choice. Ideal for teatime/evening snack or as a starter/appetizer to …

  • Adai is a popular South Indian breakfast/evening tiffen dish. Popularly served with avial, Adai is similar to Dosa but slightly thicker and heavier. This variation is made with finely chopped …