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Easy Banana Recipes For Kids

Fun Banana Recipes to Share with Your Kids
Enjoy making (and eating!) these fantastic kid creations. See the smiles multiply with treats and meals made just for Chiquita Banana kids.

 

Meals and Appetizer KID Recipes

Banana Sammies Recipe

A nutritious and delicious after school snack that just might become your kid’s favorite fast food.

Bananas-Cut-Up-In-Milk Recipe

This combination of sliced Chiquita bananas and milk makes an easy, low fat breakfast or snack. Your little ones will love Chiquita Bananas-Cut-Up-In-Milk!

4th of July Open-faced Breakfast Sandwich Recipe

Dress your toast up like the Stars and Stripes with Chiquita Bananas!

PBC- Peanut Butter, Banana and Chocolate Sandwich Recipe

Three classic tastes combined in one delicious sandwich.

Monkey Business Spaghetti and Meatballs Recipe

These meatballs have a banana surprise in the middle! Cooked in the slow cooker, this recipe makes a great dinner choice for busy days.

Banana Socials Recipe

Serve salty and sweet Chiquita Banana Socials as a healthy snack after school or at your next party.

Banana PBJ Dog Recipe

Forget the hot dogs, ketchup and mustard. Serve a banana on a bun with peanut butter and jelly. Kids will love it, and they can help make it, too.

Chiquita Banana Chocolate Chip Pancakes Recipe

Try these whole grain pancakes, made extra-fluffy with nonfat ricotta cheese, and check out our variation for Alphabet Pancakes, too!

Desserts and More Banana Recipes for Kids

Chocolate Banana Pop Recipe

Get the kids in on the preparation of this easy, healthy frozen banana chocolate treat. Great with nuts!

Yankee Banana Split Recipe

A traditional Chiquita banana split in red, white, and blue uniform with a variety of toppings to make it festive!

Campfire Banana Smores Recipe

There’s even smore to love when you take this chocolate and marshmallow campfire classic and add bananas.

Banana Cornbread Recipe

Bananas and wheat flour make a moister, denser, more succulent cornbread. Get creative in the kitchen with our Banana Cornbread recipe and watch the video for some additional tips.

Banana Halloween Chocolate Spider Web Cake Recipe

Nobody will say Boo to this spookily delicious chocolate, banana and peanut butter cake. Why wait till Halloween?

Classic Banana Split Recipe

Everyone will love this classic banana split recipe. Get creative with toppings, sauces and fresh fruit from your local grocery store.

Chiquita Banana No Bake Cookie Squares Recipe

So easy your kids will love to make these! Just 3 simple ingredients and you have a dessert that’s sure to please.

Banana Chocolate Chip Whoopie Pies Recipe

It's the perfect party treat: chocolate-banana cream surrounded by soft Chiquita Banana chocolate chip cookies. So good!

Tips to Get Your Kids to Eat More Fruit:

  • Dress bananas in delicious dips like yogurt, chocolate, puddings, and flavored sauces.
  • Play with your food: make a banana sandwich into shapes with cookie cutters, add decorative toothpicks, get creative!
  • Add bananas to their favorite foods: cereals, milk, sandwiches, puddings and jellos.
  • Try grilled fruit kebabs!
  • For holidays and celebrations – draw themes with sauces and strategically placed fruits. Here is a patriotic idea – try it for the 4th of July!
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