Tropical Baked Bananas

Tropical Baked Bananas


"This recipe is great if you have a thing for bananas! The bananas emit a great smell when baking. Try them on top of vanilla ice cream! Try pineapple juice in place of the orange juice."


15 m servings 253 cals
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Original recipe yields 6 servings



  • Calories:
  • 253 kcal
  • 13%
  • Fat:
  • 11.4 g
  • 18%
  • Carbs:
  • 40.2g
  • 13%
  • Protein:
  • 1.7 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 20 mg
  • 7%
  • Sodium:
  • 61 mg
  • 2%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Grease a 7x11 inch baking dish.
  2. In a small bowl, cream together butter and sugar. Stir in cloves and orange juice until smooth. Place the bananas in the prepared dish and spread the butter mixture evenly over the bananas. Sprinkle with coconut.
  3. Bake in preheated oven until bubbly and heated through, 10 minutes.
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  1. 37 Ratings


Delicious! Pefect if you have a craving for something sweet, but are short on time! I cut the recipe in half and subbed a little cinnamon and nutmeg for the cloves. I toasted the coconut vs. ba...

Wow! This recipe was great. My husband raved about it and stated he will never again throw away spotty bananas if this is what can be done with them. The only change i made to the recipe was to ...

These bananas were fabulous! I had some turning bananas, but my roommates and I are sick of banana bread so I went in search of something different. I only had 3 bananas to use, so I modified ...

I made this for a big "Cuban food" party I hosted. It went well with the pork roast, rice and beans we served. I didn't add the coconut but it was still good. Very easy to prepare ahead and j...

I was looking for a really quick and easy desert using bananas and this is definitely that. It's really tasty, a great light dessert. I love the fact that you get the taste of rum without the ...

This was a nice treat, but it lacked the "lightness" I was looking for. The bananas are packed with much that I could hardly eat more than a couple of bites. But those few bites wer...

Nice impromptu dessert when we found ourselves with a sweet tooth that needed to be quickly satisfied. I don't care for cloves so I omitted them, but added a dribble of vanilla. I left out the ...

Nice recipe. The only change I made was to bake bananas for 15 minutes. Very good to serve them with ice cream.

My family LOVED this! I had some bananas that didn't really seem pretty enough to eat plain, so I searched for a way to cook them instead (as to not waste them). I decided to try this recipe b...