Banana Split Recipe

When it comes to easy no-bake desserts, a banana split has to be the easiest of all.
This banana split recipe is made in just 5 minutes and there’s absolutely no way to mess it up.

There are many variations, but the classic banana split is made with three scoops of ice cream served between the split banana.

Yield: Yield: 1 Large Serve

How To Make A Banana Split

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This classic dessert recipe for a banana split has so many layers of flavour, and more importantly, so much volume.
It is easy to create and takes only a few minutes.
If you're after a vegan banana split simply use one simple variation.

Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes


  • 1 large Banana
  • 2 cups Neapolitan ice-cream
  • 1 cup whipped cream
  • Chocolate sauce
  • 1 Cherry for garnish


  1. Split the banana in 2 parts lengthways and put them side by side on a suitable plate or dish.
  2. Place a large scoop of vanilla ice-cream in middle, then strawberry and chocolate ice-creams on the side.
  3. Place smaller scoops of whipped cream on top of ice cream.
  4. Pour some chocolate sauce over the top.
  5. Garnish with Cherry.
  6. Serve immediately.


Banana Split Recipe Variations

  • Vegan Banana Splits;
    Substitute the ice cream for vanilla, strawberry and chocolate gelato.
    This will also make it gelatin free.
  • Sprinkle some crushed peanuts over the top to add a bit more colour and a bit of crunch.
  • Change garnish to strawberries, raspberries or even thinly sliced bananna.

Nutrition Information



Serving Size


Amount Per ServingCalories 936Total Fat 43gSaturated Fat 27gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 14gCholesterol 162mgSodium 245mgCarbohydrates 128gFibre 7gSugar 98gProtein 14g

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