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    DF got a box of banana's from work. Ive given away half the box already. just wondering what i can do with them?

    so far i have
    ~muffins
    ~cake
    ~bread
    ~pikelets/pancakes

    any other suggestions??



    TIA

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    Lots of smoothie!!
    Also, you can make a REALLY spicy curry and as a side dish slice banana and roll in dessicated coconut, which takes the chilli taste away.
    A friend of mine freezes them and cooks with them later, she says they are fine but I've never tried it.

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    crush some nuts, roll the banana in it and freeze them.
    Banana icecream?

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    My favorite way to eat banana is on bread and covered in raw sugar. Love it

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    When I have bananas that are too ripe for my liking but I don't want to cook on that day I just freeze them and use them in a banana cake when I feel like baking. They work out just fine.

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    peel banana
    wrap in alfoil
    squeeze lemon over banana (still inside alfoil)
    close up alfoit
    freeze it

    when you eat it, it's a bit like eating icecream

    YUM

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    I have 2 rather overripe, medium sized bananas.

    Anyone got a muffin or cake recipe for me?

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    thanks for the suggestions ladies. i ended up making 2 banana cakes then got over the cooking bug so put the rest into the freezer.

    Quote Originally Posted by rayray View Post
    I have 2 rather overripe, medium sized bananas.

    Anyone got a muffin or cake recipe for me?
    i ended up making banana cake with chocolate icing. i only had lunchbox size banana's so used 4.

    1/2 cup butter
    1 cup sugar
    2 eggs
    1/2 tsp bi-carb
    2 tbsp milk
    1 1/2 cup SR flour
    3 mashed bananas

    - Cream butter and sugar - add egga - in different cup mix bicarb and milk then add to mix - add mash bananas - mix in SR flour.

    now we arent really into cake and ended up eating the entire thing in only 2days.

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    I don't bother peeling them, just pop them in the freezer in the skin and then they are there when you need them... I use them for muffins or banana bread
    Cheers,

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