Banana split (V)


Serves 2 • Ready in 10 mins, plus cooling


  • 1 Co-op Fairtrade banana, sliced
  • 50g Co-op Irresistible Fairtrade single origin 70% cocoa dark chocolate, chopped
  • 2 Co-op Irresistible luxury hot cross buns, split
  • 2 scoops Co-op vanilla ice cream
  • 1 tbsp unsalted peanuts, chopped and toasted


  1. Divide the banana slices and chocolate between the bun bases, then top with the lids.
  2. Place in a hot frying pan, then put a heavy pan on top to flatten them down. Cook for 5-6 mins, until the buns are golden and the chocolate has melted.
  3. Leave to cool slightly, then serve with a scoop of ice cream and a scattering of chopped peanuts.