39 Reviews

A sandwich can taste great to one person and terrible to another. The banana with mayo just does not go, it has acidity and banana is sweet. I made it,i ate it ( at least tried), I throw it. I made it again as a sweet sandwich useing thick whip cream in place of the mayo. Try both yourself! I tested both at a party, nearly all the mayo were left, the banana cream filling were all gone. Action speaks better than words. davepearce1575@yahoo.com

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davepearce1575 March 18, 2006

Im sorry but you must have to grow up eating this to like it, It was like savoury and sweet that wernt meant to be

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Aleigha Nicole February 17, 2011

I don't know about this one. I tried it and one of my daughters tried it and thought it was just ok. It was good but I think I'd rather eat a banana by itself.

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Laura O. June 05, 2008

My dad use to make me these as a kid. One of my favorites. People think I'm crazy because I love these sandwiches, but they just don't know how good they are! I also like to put chips on this sandwich too. I like the crunch against the texture of the soft bread and bananas.

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caryn.rominger_10854014 March 11, 2012

This is such a treasured childhood memory...I love banana sandwiches and still indulge, occasionally! The bread must be fresh, and 'my' mayo must be Kraft! I sure appreciate your sharing this recipe, MizEmerilLagasse!

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alligirl May 06, 2011

Talk about bringing back childhood memories!!! When I found this recipe, I just had to make one of these again. I had forgotten how tasty they were. I thought we were the only ones to eat this but I can see I was mistaken. Thanks for memory lane.

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nemokitty September 16, 2010

I don't like mayonnaise but tryed it without and it worked - was unsure if it really would but it did. Looking into crisp sandwiches next wonder if ready salted is they right thing?

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needhamjaymar March 09, 2016

I grew up eating this, but I've had friends try it and love it. Though they thought they wouldn't. You have to use dukes mayo to make this work, though.

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Dallas S. October 07, 2015

Sounded odd when I heard the recipe (sorry for being French :) ), but it actually tastes very good, perfect balance between sweetness of banana and bread against the acidity of mayo. Sometimes it does not have to be more complicated than that !!

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houles.serge July 22, 2015

This is very close to a recipe that I have used for years, but let me tell you how to make it better:<br/>Add 1 Tbs of white sugar to recipe, but mash everything together in a bowl or food processor, spread on bread and enjoy.

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covington.m January 04, 2015
"say What?" Banana Sandwich