If a banana is your favorite grab-and-go breakfast, why not take some time to slow down while still enjoying this simple fruit. For an even better way to start the day, try crumbly banana muffins, moist banana breads, and even banana breakfast cookies. Not a baker? Pile fresh banana slices onto hearty oatmeal, or mashed into banana pancakes for a scrumptious breakfast.
Sometimes starting your day right means being a little indulgent. Start with a banana and cream cheese filling, then dip French bread slices in cinnamon, sugar, and peanuts for a sweet, crunchy finish.
A butter-slathered slice of banana bread gets even better with the help of another breakfast favorite: coffee. The nutty, earthy taste of coffee mingles with lightly sweet banana for a richer, more flavorful banana bread.
For the most moist banana bread, every technique counts. Learn the secrets for your best loaf ever, from greasing the pan to cooling the bread.
Few things complete a lazy Saturday morning like a thick stack of banana pancakes. Mix chopped chocolate into the pancake batter for a sweet upgrade.
A creamy banana smoothie is a refreshing start to the day. Our peachy banana smoothie recipe gets an extra boost from nutty flaxseeds.
Cookies for breakfast are A-OK when they’re loaded with wholesome ingredients like oats, natural peanut butter, dried cranberries, and whole wheat flour. A mashed banana gives the cookies moisture and sweetness. Freeze each cookie in an individual bag for an easy grab-and-go breakfast.
Waking up never tasted so good. Each slice of our blueberry-studded banana bread features a trove of warm spices, a sprinkling of coconut, and a sweet streusel-nut topping.
This breakfast only tastes like a dessert. Sandwiched inside a fresh croissant is a full serving of fruit, including raspberries, mango, and, of course, banana. Honeyed cream cheese finishes this luscious breakfast recipe.
To make basic oatmeal extraordinary, it’s all about the toppings. A sliced banana makes a sweet complement to salty bacon and peanut butter atop a steaming bowl of your favorite oatmeal.
Applesauce and vanilla give these tiny banana muffins heartwarming sweetness. We added millet to the batter to pack each muffin with energy-boosting protein and fiber.