This sweet Baked Bananas Foster a la Mode dessert from the Reluctant Entertainer is perfect for any intimate dinner party.


  • 4 ripe medium bananas, sliced into 1/2-inch rounds
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 3 tablespoon dark brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoon honey
  • 4 cups vanilla ice cream


Step 1

Preheat oven to 400 degrees.

Step 2

Arrange the bananas in a 9x9-inch oven-safe pan and sprinkle the bananas with cinnamon and brown sugar. Drizzle with vanilla, and honey.

Step 3

Cover with a piece of foil and bake for 10 minutes, or until bananas are soft.

Step 4

To serve, spoon the bananas over individual servings of ice cream. Pour the remaining sauce over the bananas. Serve!