50 Best Banana Cake Recipes Transforming the Fruit into a Scrumptious Dessert

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Transforming plain, regular bananas into a one-of-a-kind dessert that sports gorgeous decor, delicious flavors and a variety of textures, including crunchy, creamy, nutty and crumbly is definitely, an awesome idea. And why not? After all it yields a lip-smacking something that would be loved by even those who have always been running away from having a banana as a whole, raw fruit. Here are 50 Banana Cake Recipes Transforming the Fruit into a Scrumptious Dessert.

41. Strawberry Banana Poke Cake

Strawberry Banana Poke Cake

If you think you aren’t ready yet to prepare a cake at home right from the very scratch, then this Strawberry Banana Poke Cake can come to your rescue, letting you get it all done using box cake mixes, while ending up in an insanely toothsome treat. Simply pole holes in a baked strawberry cake and pour lots of pudding on the top, only to be further covered by cool whip. A box of strawberry cake mix, Jell-O banana cream instant pudding, and finely crushed Nilla wafers is what you need to get going with the preparations explained by Fun Home Things.

Recipe Details : funhomethings

42. Fluffy Banana Cake with Fresh Banana Curd Filling

Fluffy Banana Cake with Fresh Banana Curd Filling

Wow is the word the whole family will scream having a bite into this Fluffy Banana Cake that combines the wonderful taste of bananas with the creamy goodness of a fluffy and super fresh banana curd filling. And not to forget, lots and lots of whipped cream frosting also come into play in making a truly luscious and palatable cake with the below easy-to-forge recipe shared by Mamagourmand. The other thing that makes it so adorable to look at is those toasted coconut flakes covering the edges of the cake to make up for the much needed element of crisp.

Recipe Details : mamagourmand

43. Banana Poppy Seed Cake with Vanilla Bean Frosting

Banana Poppy Seed Cake with Vanilla Bean Frosting

No matter what’s the time of the day or simply the middle of the night that you feel a sudden dessert craving, this Banana Poppy Seed Cake with Vanilla Bean Frosting gets serve-ready oh so quickly. The credits totally go to the handful of ingredients, including unsalted butter, sugar, sour cream, eggs, ripe bananas, poppy seeds, vanilla extract, flour, salt, and baking soda that this cake calls for. The poppy seeds loaded throughout the cake offer a unique texture to the treat, while that yummy cream cheese and vanilla bean frosting makes things truly inviting.

Recipe Details : theviewfromgreatisland

44. Banana Pudding Poke Cake

Banana Pudding Poke Cake

Packed with delicious creaminess, cherishing crunch and the right amount of sweetness, this cake is also so very light yet luscious at the same time. A tender banana cake poked throughout has been loaded with a delectable banana pudding which makes the sponge extremely gooey and flavorful. The filling not only brings out an extra moistness to the treat, but also forms an unbeatable union with that coat of cool whip on top which is further coupled up with lots of crushed vanilla wafers and banana slices. What is great about the poke cake is how well the various elements in the finished piece go with each other.

Recipe Details : tidymom

45. Banana Crumb Cake

Banana Crumb Cake

Make this homemade treat hit all the right notes of flavor at all times, whether you serve it to the guests at a party or simply savor the same with the family on just about any regular evening. The super buttery cake with the touches of cinnamon features a crunchy crumbly topping made out of nutmeg, butter, flour, cinnamon and lots of brown sugar. On top of all that, a delicious and glossy glaze made of vanilla sugar and milk works wonders to make the underlying Banana Crumb Cake a thing to die for even if you didn’t consider yourself a banana lover until now.

Recipe Details : neighborfoodblog

46. Banana Split Layer Cake

Banana Split Layer Cake

When we are talking of bananas, how can the idea of banana split be left behind? So here comes something that celebrates your love for the ever-successful dessert in a whole new, unique fashion. The thing begins with a base of moist and oh so tender banana cake layers that have got strawberry frosting and sliced strawberries as one filling, while having a combination of chocolate frosting, sliced bananas and chopped nuts as the second. Finally, the cake is smothered in a yummy vanilla frosting, and topped with chocolate ganache, a pink candy melt ganache, only to be adorned with nuts, cherries and bananas.

Recipe Details : lifeloveandsugar

47. Caramel Banana Cake Roll

Caramel Banana Cake Roll

How interesting this cake looks is surprise worthy when it comes with the fact that right from assembling the treat to getting it all serve-ready doesn’€™t take more than 45 minutes. The super scrumptious Caramel Banana Cake Roll sports a thick layer of banana cake rolled up and filled with a yummy, homemade filling that combines reduced-fat cream cheese, brown sugar, vanilla extract, reduced-fat whipped topping, confectioners’ sugar, and fat-free caramel ice cream topping. Finish off with sugar sprinkles and caramel topping.

Recipe Details : eazypeazymealz

48. Banana Cake with Browned Butter Glaze

Banana Cake with Browned Butter Glaze

A brown butter glaze flaunting a nutty flavour is the only thing that comes into action to decorate this supremely subtle yet delicious bundt cake and makes it a treat to watch out for. The cake beneath is a tender banana sponge cake made using just a few readily available ingredients, including some shortening, sugar, eggs, vanilla extract, mashed ripe bananas, all-purpose flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, and sour cream. It surely can’t get any more easier to decorate and bake than this Banana Cake with Browned Butter Glaze.

Recipe Details : bunnyswarmoven

49. Vegan Banana Oat Bread

Vegan Banana Oat Bread

Looking for a delicious but healthy change for your breakfast routine? Welcome this Vegan Banana Oat Bread to the morning eateries table to give a lovely kick-start to your day and pack it with some nutrition, health and taste. These breakfast cakes bring the amazing benefits of oats and bananas together in a soft and spongy avatar. Made with a few super ripe mashed bananas, hints of cinnamon, maple syrup, vanilla, flax and coconut oil, coconut sugar, apple cider vinegar, baking powder and salt, this one is also loaded with small flakes of oats and whole wheat.

Recipe Details : cearaskitchen

50. Banana Layer Cake with Fluffy Peanut Butter Frosting

Banana Layer Cake with Fluffy Peanut Butter Frosting

A dessert that looks this beautiful and flaunts such awesome flavours seems too good to be true when you get to know that it takes minimal effort to bring it to all to life. This Banana Layer Cake is utterly delectable and sports a decor coming out so perfectly with all those imperfections – thanks to that roughly applied frosting loaded with peanut butter goodness. Lying inside is layers of mouth-watering banana cake made extra fluffy with buttercream, and lastly, the garnishing of salted and crushed peanuts can be termed as another name for crunchiness.

Recipe Details : thebusybaker

If your kids, or the adults in the family, or simply you yourself are fond of bananas and want to cherish that fruity magic of this wonderful thing as a delicious cake, then these Banana Cake Recipes are the perfect twist to the fruit you are looking for. Get your creative juices flowing and blend those bananas with lots of cream, berries, gorgeous frosting, nuts and whatever you can think of!


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