• Serves 4
  • 15 minutes
  • Difficulty Easy
  • 6 Ingredients


A quick and easy dessert that my kids love.

Ingredients (serves 4)

  • 1 banana (mashed)
  • 2 eggs
  • 2.5 cups milk
  • 1/2 tablespoon vanilla
  • 1/4 cup cornflour
  • 1/4 cup sugar (or less if you want it less sweet)


  1. In a bowl, mash the banana with a fork and set aside.
  2. In a pan, whisk the eggs, milk, vanilla and cornflour together and place over medium heat. Bring to a boil, whisking continuously. Once at a boil, reduce heat and simmer for 2 minutes. Then whisk in the sugar and remove from heat.
  3. Place the banana in the custard pan and mix through to combine. If you want it smooth, you can blitz it (carefully as it will be hot). Serve


You can top with a sprinkle of cinnamon but I tend to serve with a scoop of LSA (linseed, sunflower seeds and almonds ground down).

  • Mmm, banana custard was served a lot when I was a kid. Quick easy and kinda healthy, an excellent go to dessert


  • This looks yummy but you could probably just take out the sugar and the custard would be sweet enough for a toddler from the banana sweetness. Im sure all little kids would love this.


  • That is a lot of sugar for a recipe aimed at young babies.


  • For a baby or toddler if I added cinnamon I would only put in on part of the custard the first couple of times to see if your little ones likes. You don’t want your little one to dislike your custard and refuse it eat it without cinnamon. I think I would vary the fruit first.


  • Its a good tasty idea! A easy healthy recipe. Thank you.


  • I would hold the sugar but the rest is great!


  • This looks a great recipe. I think I’d not use the sugar, or if needed then sweeten with a tad of honey or rice malt syrup. Especially if using for bub or young kids. But love the twist on traditional custard. Banana custard looks great.


  • Yummy I love custard too. Might as well make it for the whole fam bam to enjoy not just the kids.


  • Sounds like something the whole family would like. Thanks for sharing


  • All my kids love custard and this one comes with a twist thanks


  • Cheaper to make than buying store bought. Thank you


  • l love this thanks for sharing, love custard great baby food recipe


  • My baby loves to eat banana but not sure about eggs. Will make this for him.


  • Little ones would love this


  • Yum Yum a recipe home made, better than store bought


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