Thanks to Produce for Kids for sponsoring this post.
These Banana Crunch Pops are just what you need on a hot summer day, kids and adults rejoice! Only 4 ingredients and very simple to make!
Place banana on stick, dunk in Greek yogurt and roll in pistachios and shredded coconut and freeze.
When it comes to snacks and dessert in the summer, simple is best.
And what could be easier than a frozen banana on a stick? I was immediately excited about this recipe because I love sweet and salty combination– salty pistachios with sweet Greek yogurt and banana are so my thang.
When Produce for Kids reached out about partnering again this year for their healthy eating campaign with Publix to support local Feeding America food banks, I was totally on board because ya know I’m all about that fruit and veg. Remember this Balsamic Beef & Fruit Kabob recipe I created last year for the cause?
Get creative with this Banana Crunch Pop recipe by adding your favorite ingredients like few dark chocolate morsels to this pop for a bit more decadence. 🙂 YUM!
These Banana Crunch Pops are just what you need on a hot summer day, kids and adults rejoice! Only 5 ingredients and very simple to make! Place banana on stick, dunk in Greek yogurt and roll in pistachios and shredded coconut and freeze.
- 2 bananas, cut in half
- 1/4 cup Wonderful® pistachios, chopped
- 1/4 cup unsweetened shredded coconut
- 1/2 cup lowfat Greek vanilla yogurt
- Line baking sheet with parchment paper.
- Mix pistachios and coconut in shallow bowl.
- Insert popsicle stick into each half of banana, roll in Greek yogurt then in pistachio/coconut mixture.
- Place coated bananas on baking sheet. Freeze for two hours or until firm.
Hi I’m Kristina LaRue, RD (registered dietitian nutritionist), Peloton addict and mama to two active and hungry boys. On Love & Zest, you’ll find healthy-ish recipes that fuel the whole family. I’m all about veggie-filled breakfast, meal prep recipes, healthier sweets, and easy weeknight dinners made in the Instant Pot or sheet pan.
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