Heathy & Easy Creamy Coconut Banana Popsicles Recipe

Last Updated on June 21, 2023 by Gabby Hatten

Hey mamas, it’s time to cool off with a delicious treat that you and your family can enjoy! If you’re looking for an easy recipe to make at home that won’t compromise on healthy ingredients, then look no further. Today I’m sharing my favorite Creamy Coconut Banana Popsicles Recipe — the perfect combination of sweetness and creaminess with just the right amount of natural sweetness from ripe bananas. These popsicles are a breeze to make and will provide everyone in your family with a healthier alternative to store-bought treats. Did someone say guilt-free snacktime? Read on for this delicious homemade recipe!

These Coconut Banana Popsicles are the perfect treat to satisfy your taste buds while also providing a creamy texture that’s sure to delight. Made with the goodness of coconut and the natural sweetness of ripe bananas, these popsicles are not only delicious but also packed with nutrients. So whether you’re lounging by the pool or just need a quick pick-me-up, whip up a batch of these tasty treats and enjoy all the goodness of a summer dessert with none of the guilt!

Is it easier to just go to the store?

It’s hard to resist the temptation of a cold, refreshing popsicle on a hot summer day. However, store-bought options can be loaded with added sugars and artificial ingredients that leave a not-so-sweet taste in your mouth. That’s where this healthier homemade recipe comes in! With a creamy base of protein-packed Greek yogurt and milk, these popsicles incorporate the natural sweetness of fresh bananas and honey, making for a guilt-free treat that satisfies your sweet tooth. Adding a finishing touch of coconut flakes not only adds a delicious crunch but also provides healthy fats for a more nutritious indulgence. Say goodbye to the store-bought popsicles and hello to this healthier option!

Using Real, Fresh Ingredients

One of the best parts about cooking is the opportunity to experiment with different ingredients and create something delicious. This recipe is a great way to combine both flavor and nutrition with tons of ways to spice it up! For these simple homemade popsicles, you will need just a handful of ingredients, including creamy Greek yogurt, sweet honey, ripe bananas, chewy coconut flakes, and milk. When these elements are combined, the resulting concoction is a perfectly balanced sweet treat or snack option packed with protein, fiber, and healthy fats. Want to switch it up? Add chia seeds for more health benefits and a little crunch, or cacao for a chocolate banana popsicles twist.

Easy Coconut Banana Popsicle Instructions

Popsicles are not only a refreshing summer treat, but they can also make a healthy and delicious snack. To prepare and create these delectable popsicles, you’ll need 3 ripe bananas, 1/2 cup of Greek yogurt, 1/2 cup of creamy coconut milk, 2 tablespoons of honey, and 1/4 cup of coconut flakes. First, combine all the ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth. Then, pour the mixture into popsicle molds and freeze for at least 4 hours or overnight. Once frozen, remove the popsicles from the molds and enjoy your tasty creation! These popsicles are not only easy to make but are also a perfect way to cool down and satisfy your taste buds on a hot summer day.

creamy coconut banana popsicles

Creamy Coconut Banana Popsicles

Healthy + Easy! Creamy Coconut Banana Popsicles Recipe — the perfect combination of sweetness and creaminess
Prep Time 5 minutes
freeze time 4 hours
Total Time 4 hours 5 minutes
Serving Size 8

Equipment

  • popsicle mould
  • popsicle sticks
  • blender

Ingredients

  • 3 banana
  • 1/2 cup greek yogurt
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup coconut flakes
  • 2 tbsp honey

Instructions

  • toss all ingredients to a blender and blend until smooth.
  • pour mixture into popsicle moulds and freeze for at least 4 hours before enjoying!

Coconut Popsicle Variations

Popsicles are a refreshing summer treat that can be made in a variety of flavors and styles. For those who love creamier popsicles, using full-fat coconut milk instead of whole milk creates a smooth and indulgent texture. To enhance the flavor, add a splash of vanilla extract for a little extra sweetness, and a drizzle of maple syrup for a touch of caramel-like richness. For a healthy twist, add chia seeds to the mix for a boost of omega-3s and fiber. And for the ultimate dessert-like popsicle, stir in some chocolate chips for a decadent treat that will satisfy any sweet tooth. Looking for ice pops? Use coconut water instead of milk and yogurt. Get creative with these different variations and enjoy a delicious and unique twist on the classic popsicle.

Storing Your Creamy Coconut Banana Popsicles

What is better than enjoying a cold and refreshing popsicle on a hot summer day? Knowing that you have a stash waiting to be devoured in your freezer! When storing your popsicles, it is important to consider a few factors. Firstly, make sure you have a good quality popsicle mold so that the popsicles can easily be removed from the mold once they are frozen. Secondly, consider adding fresh bananas to your popsicle mixture to ensure that they remain soft and creamy even when frozen. Lastly, opt for coconut water instead of sugary juices as your base for a healthier frozen treat. Once your popsicles are ready, simply store them in a sealed container in the freezer, and you’ll have the perfect summer treat ready for whenever you need a refreshing pick-me-up.

For a delicious, healthy, and easy snack that comes together in only five minutes- this healthy, creamy coconut banana popsicles recipe is an ideal way to still enjoy the summer treats without sacrificing your health!

Now that you know all the steps to make them, from the ingredients you need to how to store them for future enjoyment, it’s time to start making them. Don’t forget about all the variations you can add if you want to make it fun and interesting; just use your creativity and I’m sure you’ll come up with something amazing. Homemaking isn’t just about delicious recipes but also finding ways of enjoying these treats consciously. If you’ve decided on giving this recipe a try, let me know what modifications or additions you made as result of what has been discussed here!

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Gabby Hatten
Gabby Hatten
Hello there, I'm Gabby! I am a mother of three, married to my wonderful husband Marco, and I have a deep passion for simple living, vintage homes, and cooking everything from scratch! Although I grew up in Las Vegas, my husband's military service brought us to the east coast, where we have now made coastal North Carolina our home. While I didn't grow up on a farm, I have always been fascinated by that lifestyle and have dedicated my adult life to learning and embracing those skills, which I am excited to share with all of you!

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