Day: April 21, 2021

Recipes and food that will ap-peal: How to celebrate National Banana Day in style

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Why do bananas never get lonely? Because they hang out in bunches. And why did the banana fail his driving test? Wait for it … he kept peeling out. It’s OK to appeal to one’s corny side this week since, after all, it’s National Banana Day on April 21.

Ba-na-na-naaaah.

But seriously folks, when life hands you bananas that could be in six varieties — baby, Burro, Cavendish, Manzano aka apple, red and plantain, the latter which are on the savory side and more starchy. The most commonly consumed in the United States are Cavendish.

Did you know bananas are actually berries? Also, their high potassium can help replenish electrolytes after a workout. And can you guess best way to make a banana split? Well, cut it in half, silly!

Bananas

Peanut butter and bananas? Perfect together. Here it is on a bowl at Baya Bar

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