14 Recipes to satisfy your chocolate and banana cravings

May 19, 2015 at 9:00 p.m. ET

Chocolate and bananas have been a favorite combo forever, and these recipes will show you that there's so much more you can do with these two flavors than you think.

1. Banana bread brownies

banana bread brownies

You'd never look at these basic-looking brownies and know they are filled with banana bread goodness.

2. Chocolate oatmeal and caramelized bananas

chocolate oatmeal with caramelized bananas

I love it when breakfast tastes like dessert. It's even better when it's actually kind of healthy.

3. Chocolate banana spring rolls

chocolate banana spring rolls

Image: Simply Delicious

Ever heard of spring rolls for dessert? This will be your new favorite version of the dish, I promise.

4. Mini banana split bites

mini banana splits

Appetizer? Dessert? Who cares — these mini banana splits are delicious.

5. Banana chocolate milkshake

chocolate and banana milkshake

This banana chocolate milkshake is the perfect summer treat, and it won't make you feel as guilty as the full-fat version.

6. Triple chocolate banana bread

triple chocolate banana bread

Image: Spend with Pennies

You'll never make plain banana bread again once you've tasted this version.

7. Frozen banana bites

frozen banana bites

These frozen treats are unbelievably easy to make, and healthy enough to eat all the time.

8. Grilled banana split

grilled banana split

Believe it or not, you can totally make a banana split on the grill.

9. Chocolate banana cream pie

chocolate banana cream pie

Image: Love and Olive Oil

Banana cream pie is tasty, but it's a bit boring. Amp it up with a layer of chocolate.

10. Banana split mini pies

mini banana split pies

There's more than one way to make a banana split. I prefer it as pie.

11. Campfire desserts

ice cream cone with chocolate, marshmallow, and bananas

Everything is better when it's cooked over a campfire. This ice cream cone stuffed with chocolate, marshmallows and fruit (including bananas, of course) is drool-worthy.

12. Chocolate banana pancakes

chocolate banana pancakes

Image: Mandy's Recipe Box

If you've never tried chocolate pancakes, you should. While you're at it, add some banana.

13. Chocolate-filled banana cupcakes

banana cupcakes with a chocolate center

These banana cupcakes are to-die-for, especially with the surprise chocolate center.

14. Sweet and salty cake

chocolate banana cake with a peanut butter topping

This Elvis-inspired recipe includes a chocolate-banana cake with peanut butter topping. It's truly a dessert fit for a king.

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