Banana Caterpillars

Total Time
10mins
Prep
10 mins
Cook
0 mins

Turn an ordinary banana into a cute caterpillar that the kids will eat up as an after school snack, a bedtime treat or as an accompaniment to a sandwich at lunch. By the Editors of Easy Home Cooking Magazine.

Skip to Next Recipe

Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Peel and slice each banana into 10 segments.
  2. Assemble "caterpillar" by spreading segments with peanut butter and pressing pieces together.
  3. Sprinkle half of coconut over each "caterpillar" and press lightly with fingertips to coat.
  4. Use additional peanut butter to press raisins on one end to form "eyes."
  5. Break pretzel sticks into small pieces for "legs" and "antenna.".
  6. Tip: use different colored dyed coconut for a very colorful caterpillar!