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100 Things to Do with a Banana | Endless Simmer

This is the best post I found in a long time, as we are a household that always has an over ripe banana kicking around! I loved this so much I had to share it with all of you!!

100 Things to Do with a Banana

Posted by BS on May 17 2010 in 100 Ways, Bacon, Fruit, Recipe

How many times has someone spotted excess, overripe or just unused bananas in your kitchen and said, “uh-oh, looks like it’s time to make banana bread!” — as if the only things possible to do with a banana are eat it or turn it into bread? Well we say “no more.” With no particular offense meant to anyone’s banana bread recipe, we believe the humble banana is in fact as versatile as bacon or eggs, and we’ve got the internets to prove it.

Here’s our carefully curated list of 100 Things to Do with a Banana (not including banana bread). Yes, we’ve got plenty of banana breakfasts and banana desserts, but how about some banana curry, banana soup or a banana martini? And don’t worry, there are — of course — a few ways to eat banana with bacon.

Click on the photos for full recipes.

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PS – What did we miss? Have a recipe that does right by the ‘nanas? Drop your link in the comments. If your photo makes us drool, we’ll add it to the list.

100 Things to Do with a Banana | Endless Simmer

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