Nutella Banana Pudding

Nutella Banana Pudding

Everybody loves the rich and nutty flavour of Nutella. My kids definitely share my love for it! This Nutella banana pudding is a decadent albeit nutritious treat that I can feel good about feeding the kids since it’s loaded with potassium-rich bananas and healthy fats from the creamy avocados.

Vegan Nutella Banana Pudding

This recipe is foolproof and cannot be an easier to prepare. It requires only 3 ingredients to prepare, with a few add-ins, if desired. All you need is a ripe banana and equally ripe avocado and a dollop of Nutella. Although it is optional, the addition of extra virgin coconut oil lends a buttery richness to this pudding and not to mention another healthy dose of heart-healthy omega 3-fatty acids.

The degree of sweetness of this pudding will depend solely on the ripeness of the banana you use. In fact, the riper, the better. If the banana is super-sweet you can omit the additional maple syrup, although it does add a delicious depth of flavour. If you don’t care much for maple syrup simply substitute it with raw honey, or organic brown rice syrup.

Vegan Nutella Banana Pudding

I tend to make this pudding very often since I always have ripe bananas and avocado on hand. It literally takes minutes to make and the kids devour it. Don’t have any Nutella in the pantry? Alternative nut butters such as almond and peanut butter tastes just as good and add the same nutty flavour and creamy consistency as the Nutella.

Vegan Nutella Banana Pudding

If you try this recipe (and love it!) be sure to snap a pic and tag me on Instagram with #bitesforfoodies so I can see your creation!

Nutella Banana Pudding

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: 1/2 cup
: 2-3 min

Everybody loves the rich and nutty flavour of Nutella. My kids definitely share my love for it! This Nutella banana pudding is a decadent albeit nutritious treat that I can feel good about feeding the kids since it’s loaded with potassium-rich bananas and healthy fats from the creamy avocados. This recipe is foolproof and cannot …

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Ingredients
    1/2 ripe Hass avocado
  • 1/2 large, ripe banana
  • 1 heaping tbs. Nutella
  • 1 tbs. raw honey or maple syrup
  • 1 tbs. extra-virgin coconut oil, at room temperature (optional)
Directions

Halve the avocado and score one half into cubes with a knife.

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Scoop out the avocado directly into a small food processor.

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Slice the banana into 1-2 inch pieces then add to the processor with the Nutella and coconut oil.

Vegan Nutella Banana Pudding

Blend for about 1 minute or until the ingredients are combined and smooth and creamy. If you prefer a less dense consistency, add one tablespoon of plant-based milk and blend again to combine.

Vegan Nutella Banana Pudding

This is best served chilled but is just as delicious served at room temperature. Garnish with fresh bananas and another dollop of Nutella. Serve within one day of preparation.

Vegan Nutella Banana Pudding

73 thoughts on “Nutella Banana Pudding”

  • Kaye Fig 4 years ago

    A perfect combo. I can’t wait to try this my daughter. Thanks for sharing.

  • oh, bananas + avocados are my faves! i should try making this at home soon!

  • Kate 4 years ago

    You had me at Nutella! Yum!

  • What a cool idea to serve it out of a coconut. I love the sounds of this for a breakfast item.

  • Oh this sounds so delicious! I’d love to try this banana pudding. My kids love nutella so this one would be a hit for sure!

  • Alison Steward 4 years ago

    Confession: I’ve never tried Nutella! I hear it’s amazing, but I would have never thought to use avacados to make pudding! I think that’s something I may have to try out here in the near future. I wonder if you could sub out the banana for something else though because I’m not a big fan…

  • CourtneyLynne Storms 4 years ago

    Omg you had me at Nutella!!! This sounds so tasty!! So need to give this a try. Yum

  • I love bananas and I love nutella… so … this is PERFECT! Yummy! Never even heard about this recipe before but I am so trying it. It looks addictive.

  • These sounds so yummy and nutritious. I love avocados. Can’t wait to try your recipe.

  • April Mims 4 years ago

    Yum! This sounds really delicious! I’ve been experimenting with avocados in desserts. They are so yummy!

  • Erin Shebish 4 years ago

    I cannot wait to try this! It looks so incredible! I bet even my kids would gobble this up!

  • chubskulit 4 years ago

    I am so trying this. I love banana nd avocado and it looks delicious!

  • Cori Ramos 4 years ago

    That looks like a very healthy dish esp with adding Avocado to it.

  • Melissa 4 years ago

    This looks super yummy! I would love to try this and get my daughter to try avocado. We don’t eat much of it but I know it’s so good for you.

  • cvantassel 4 years ago

    This is such an interesting spin on pudding. If my boys were smaller they would probably eat this up because they love the consistency and the avocado for sure! Will definitely try!

  • Definitely going to try with my grandbabies. Thanks

  • Tatanisha Pitts-Worthey 4 years ago

    What a tasty treat! We sure love banana and nutella but we haven’t tried avocado with nutella. Not yet, but we will for sure Thanks for this recipe!

  • Michelle AthriftyDiva Cantu 4 years ago

    This sounds fabulous. I adore nutella and avocado. I’d love to try this.

  • Ashley 4 years ago

    This is perfect! I have started going to the gym, and keep getting this banana peanut butter chocolate smoothie. It has a lot of powders, a tiny bit of banana, and almond milk. I love that this seems like it will taste similar, but has natural ingredients! We always have bananas and avocados around here!

  • Seriously yummy! I can have all these ingredients too! (I am on a weird intolerance diet these days!)

  • I’m loving this idea. I should try to make this with my daughter. That combo sounds greaty.

  • adriana nudo 4 years ago

    This sounds sooo good! I’m back to my diet today so I’ll definitely have to try this! Especially since I LOVE avocados!
    xo Adriana – Daily Dose of Design

  • CourtneyLynne Storms 4 years ago

    Ooooo this pudding sounds pretty tasty!!!! I will have to give it a try. Yum 🙂

  • Cherri Littleton Megasko 4 years ago

    I love banana pudding, but I think I might be the only person in the world who has never tried Nutella! The addition of the avocado seems a bit strange to me but I would be willing to try it. It sounds (and looks) very intriguing!

  • I absolutely love the presentation of this sweet treat. I am a fan of Nutella and bananas! I have yet to use avocado in a dessert recipe yet, but I would like to.

  • Stacie @ Divine Lifestyle 4 years ago

    That looks delicious! I love desserts that use healthy substitutes like this one. Avocado is so good for you!

  • Megan Elford 4 years ago

    I know of a few little ones that would absolutely love this! I like that it has avocado and bananas – two wonderfully healthy ingredients!

  • I love puddings and that looks so good! I love Nutella, avocado and bananas. I have to try this.

  • Robin Rue 4 years ago

    I would literally eat anything with Nutella. It is one of my all time favorites and I think this sound phenomenal!

  • Terri Lynn Grothe 4 years ago

    I love all the above, yum..

  • Kathy 4 years ago

    I love banana pudding! This sounds really good. I like that you used Nutella and avocado. That’s very interesting.

  • Christie @ RaisingWhasians.com 4 years ago

    I would have never though about nutella and avocado together! Looks like a delicious sweet treat for babies

  • This is an interesting combo. I’ve never thought to add avocado and I love that you put it in a coconut shell.

  • Chrystal M. 4 years ago

    I love avocado pudding and making ice cream out of bananas so I have a feeling I will just adore this!

  • Wow! And you did it in a coconut shell! I’m very impressed, I wonder how much you taste the avocado in it. I do love avocado, but not sure I’d like to taste a whole lot of it in pudding.

  • Eileen Mendoza Loya 4 years ago

    The versatility of avocado at its best! All these ingredients definitely would make a delicious pudding! Loved the presentation – pudding served in a coconut shell.

  • I have NEVER had banana pudding but I really want to try it! What a delicious idea for a dish!

  • Lynn Dee 4 years ago

    Banana pudding with avocado? Something new to me, but I have no doubt that that is delicious. Avocado and banana are two of my most fave fruits!

  • cvantassel 4 years ago

    This looks and sounds like a really good snack recipe to try with my kids. They love nutella and it makes for a great healthy snack!

  • This looks just absolutely perfect what a delicious end to a meal. x

  • Rebecca Swenor 4 years ago

    This sounds like a pudding I am going to have to try making. We love maple as well as bananas and my son love Nutella. I have to say I love what you are serving the pudding in which is a brilliant idea.

  • adriana nudo 4 years ago

    This looks so yummy! I definitely want to try to make this!
    xo Adriana – Daily Dose of Design

  • Jennifer Van Huss 4 years ago

    What an interesting pudding. I have never thought about adding avocado to my pudding. What a great way to add vitamins

  • Helena 4 years ago

    And I thought I had successfully talked myself out of Nutella. Now I’ve gotta go buy a jar just so I can try this oh-so-healthy recipe! It’s Vegan, so of course it’s healthy, right????

    • Lol!! I’ve tried that in the past…it didn’t work! The thing I hate about Nutella is that it’s so pricey and it literally lasts less than a week in my house!

  • Jeanette 4 years ago

    This looks very interesting. I’m not a huge fan of avocado but I am a huge fan of chocolate, so I need to try the mix together.

  • I love Nutella but I want to eat it the healthy way so I have got to try this vegan recipe! Thanks for sharing!

  • Stacie @ Divine Lifestyle 4 years ago

    That looks so yummy. I love the avocado base to make it extra creamy and extra good for me!

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