Tag: bananas

Globe-Trotting GMO Bananas Arrive For Their First Test In Iowa

Globe-Trotting GMO Bananas Arrive For Their First Test In Iowa

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new banana enhanced with vitamin A is intended to address diet deficiencies in Uganda. But if the past history of “biofortified” crops is prologue, it faces a tough road ahead.

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Once Exotic, Now Ubiquitous, Bananas Deserve a Bunch More Respect

Once Exotic, Now Ubiquitous, Bananas Deserve a Bunch More Respect

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

They’re creamy, delicious, full of nutrients — and, as a crop, they have a complex history. But banana enthusiast Laura B. Weiss keeps it simple in her appreciation of America’s No. 1 fruit, with sweet suggestions for breakfast and dessert.

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Chef Peter Merriman: A Pioneer in the Farm-to-Table Movement in Hawaii

Chef Peter Merriman: A Pioneer in the Farm-to-Table Movement in Hawaii

| July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Chef Peter Merriman talks about Hawaii’s culinary scene, doing the right thing, and three local foods you have to try if you’re visiting Hawaii for the first time.

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Mariangela’s Olive Oil Banana Bread Recipe

Mariangela’s Olive Oil Banana Bread Recipe

| March 5, 2012 | 3 Comments

This delicious banana bread (a.k.a. breakfast cake) is easy, fuss-free, and made with fruity olive oil and creamy yogurt.

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Froyo: How to Make Homemade Frozen Yogurt

Froyo: How to Make Homemade Frozen Yogurt

After a few trips to some yogurt shops where four servings cost around $20 — because let’s face it, the new frozen yogurt chains are more expensive than the old ones — I decided to try making my own concoctions.

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Banana Boats

Banana Boats

| May 27, 2009 | 5 Comments

The season of BBQs is officially upon us. At your next open grill fest, whip up this ooey gooey, no-fuss dessert, and polish off your barbecue on a sweet note.

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