Chocolate Banana Nice Cream is a healthy and delicious ice cream-like dessert made almost completely from bananas. It’s super simple and comes together in minutes!
ice cream just got a whole lot nicer
I don’t know about you, but I could eat ice cream all day, week, and year long. That probably isn’t the best health plan though. When I need a sweet treat but don’t want to pack in the sugar and cream, I turn to Chocolate Banana Nice Cream! This stuff is an amazing substitute for ice cream. It tastes so similar that you will legit think you are chowing down on some delicious chocolate banana ice cream. You can keep it on hand in the freezer for when the sweet tooth hits!
why i love this chocolate nice cream
Not only is it deeeelicious, but it’s SO simple to make! It literally only takes 4 ingredients, most of which you will probably already have in your kitchen! This recipe also comes together pretty quickly. If you keep some frozen bananas on hand then it cuts the time down even more. Throw all the ingredients in a blender and you’re done in mere minutes! You can also serve this nice cream two ways. Either serve immediately for a more soft serve type consistency, or stick it in the freezer for a couple of hours for it to harden up for better scooping. Both ways are super tasty, so it’s all up to how patient (or impatient) you are at the moment!
ingredients you’ll need
- Frozen Bananas
- Almond Milk (or non dairy milk of your choice)
- Unsweetened cocoa powder
- Vanilla Extract
how to make chocolate nice cream
Slice up about 3 ripe bananas and place in freezer. Once the bananas are nice and frozen toss them into your food processor. Pour in almond milk, cocoa powder and vanilla extract and blend until smooth. Either serve immediately or place in a loaf pan and stick it in the freezer for 2 hours.
tips for making chocolate nice cream
Keep some frozen bananas in the freezer. This makes this recipe super fast to throw together!
To freeze, place in loaf pan and wrap in plastic wrap and then aluminum foil.
You can add all kinds of things to this recipe! Toss in some nuts, chocolate chips, strawberries or even chile powder to spice things up.
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Chocolate Banana Nice Cream
- food processor
- 3 ripe bananas frozen in chunks
- 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
- 1/3 cup almond milk *
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- Place all ingredients into food processor and blend until smooth.
- Serve immediately, or place in loaf pan in freezer for 2 hours to harden.
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