WATCH: Top dietitian says banana peels can help you lose weight

2019-12-24 08:00

According to Susie Burrell, the product can also improve your sleeping patterns and skin.

Banana artwork worth R1,8 million peeled off art display and eaten

2019-12-09 13:57

A hungry performance artist gobbled up a banana masterpiece valued at $120 000 (R1,8 million) in front of art aficionados and influencers at Art Basel in Miami Beach.

Baked amasi pudding with caramel banana

2019-08-12 09:24

Spoon the sliced banana caramel over the pudding, top with the banana halves and serve with ice cream or whipped cream.

R400 million worth of cocaine was hidden in banana crates sent to Germany, and nobody noticed until they reached supermarkets

2019-04-08 12:06

Employees in six Aldi supermarkets and a warehouse in northern Germany found a total of half a ton of cocaine hidden among bananas this week.

Banana bread

2018-10-26 09:48

“This is my favourite recipe," Elaine Heckroodt of Big Bay, Cape Town says, "You usually have most of the ingredients at home.”

Ridiculously easy banana flapjacks

2018-04-11 11:10

Whip these up in a flash for a healthy but scrumptious breakfast… or lunch… or dessert…

Banana cake with caramel icing

2017-10-30 13:21

Moist and luxurious, this banana cake will satisfy any sweet tooth. It’s one of our favourite cakes.

Low carb waffles with caramelised banana and strawberries

2016-09-09 13:40

For those who are watching their carb intake, you can leave out the banana and just use the nut butter and strawberries.


An artist sold a banana duct-taped to the wall for R1 million. On Sunday, someone tore the fruit off the wall and ate it.

2019-12-09 17:11

This week, Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan displayed a piece of art titled "Comedian" at a gallery in Miami. Then someone ate it off the wall.

A nutritionist said eating banana peels can help you lose weight and sleep better, but the truth is more complicated

2019-12-05 15:41

Banana peels aren't included in a national database of foods, so it's tough to know their nutritional profile. They can expose you to pesticides, too.

Butterscotch banoffee pie

2019-05-12 20:09

Turn the tart out onto a serving platter and top with the bananas.

Banana French toast with a twist

2018-12-20 19:17

Turn ordinary French toast into a mouth-watering treat with your kids’ favourite ingredients like bananas and Nutella. This recipe is quick enough to make in the morning.

6 Delicious ways to up your French toast game

2018-07-30 07:00

These recipes will make you want to eat breakfast all day long.

How to make the perfect banana bread

2018-04-11 06:30

Tips and tricks you should know about when baking this comforting classic.

Hamburger with banana sauce

2017-10-23 14:36

This sauce brings out the taste of the meat and it’s equally popular with kids and adults.

Jan Hendrik’s mosbolletjies with roasted banana butter

2017-05-23 13:06

A scrumptious twist on the humble mosbolletjie bread from Michelin star chef, Jan Hendrik van der Westhuizen.

Raw sugar-free chocolate, banana and peanut butter cheesecake

2016-06-28 12:02

A no-cook dairy-free raw cheesecake made from healthy ingredients to satisfy any sweet tooth.

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