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15 Surprisingly Healthy Yonanas Recipes

Are you looking for new recipes you should try on your Yonanas dessert maker? I’ve got you covered with 15 ice cream Yonanas recipes you should try at home!

Yonanas is a healthier option to satisfy your sweet tooth. If you’re tired of banana ice cream, you’ll be surprised to learn that there are many other recipes you can make with your Yonanas including yonanas recipes without bananas.

But, if you’re still thinking about getting a Yonanas dessert maker and want to get some ideas for what you can make with it. It would be best to first look into the Differences between the Classic, Deluxe, and Elite Yonanas.

Are you now ready for mouthwatering recipes? Let’s get started!

1. Affogato Yonanas

Are you an espresso lover? In a cup of hot espresso, float a chilled scoop of Yonanas with a bit of cinnamon. Add a drizzle of chocolate syrup for an additional special touch, and enjoy this fun take on a classic Italian dessert. And you might also want to look into the best Nespresso machine.


  • 2 frozen overripe bananas
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon powder
  • 1 espresso shot
  • Chocolate sauce (optional)

2. Yonanas Split

This vegan banana split will make you go crazy! You can add all your favorite toppings sandwiched between banana slices. A dairy-free and guilt-free take on the classic banana split.


  • 1 sliced banana (length-wise)
  • Strawberry yonana
  • Pineapple yonana
  • Chocolate yonana
  • Chopped nuts
  • Chocolate sauce
  • Thawed frozen strawberry

3. Pecan Pie Yonanas

Make a delightful, lovely cream treat with bananas, dates, and toasted pecans that tastes just like pecan pie. Toasted pecans pair perfectly with sticky-sweet dates, giving them a nutritious “caramel” flavor.


  • 2 frozen overripe bananas
  • 1/3 cup frozen pitted dates
  • 1/3 cup toasted pecans

4. Spicy Carrot Cake Yonanas

Carrot cake’s sweet and spicy flavors are to die for, but do you need to eat all of those calories? Try this recipe for Spicy Carrot Cake Yonanas! It’s a dairy-free, vegan, delicious cream dish that’ll win you over.


  • 4 spicy carrot cubes
  • 2 frozen over-ripe bananas
  • 2 coconut ginger cubes

Check out the video below!

5. Banana Bread Yonanas

Do you have overripe bananas at home? Are you thinking about whether to make banana bread or Yonanas? You don’t have to choose between the two anymore! Make these Yonanas with a banana bread flavor and have the best of both worlds!


  • 2 frozen over-ripe bananas
  • 4 pitted medjool dates
  • ½ tsp. cinnamon
  • ¼ cup dark chocolate chips
  • Handful of toasted walnuts

6. Green Tea Yonanas

This Green Matcha Tea Yonanas recipe only requires two ingredients! Because of the energizing matcha powder, it’s a terrific breakfast or afternoon snack.


  • 2 frozen over-ripe bananas
  • 1 teaspoon Matcha Green Tea 

7. Cookies and Cream Yonanas

Do you love Cookies & Cream ice cream but hate the guilt that comes with it? Here’s a healthier, dairy-free alternative using only bananas and sandwich cookies! For a more healthy cookie, look for all-natural sandwich cookies that don’t have high fructose corn syrup in them.


  • 2 overripe frozen banana
  • Chocolate sandwich cookies 

8. Kiwi Sorbet

If you want to enjoy the fruity taste of kiwi, try making this easy dessert sorbet. The best way to make kiwis more creamy and less icy is to let them thaw for about 15 minutes before you use them. When the fruit is softened and ready, it will look a little sweaty or shiny. 


  • 1 cup of thawed kiwi

9. Mango Avocado Sorbet

Sweet mango combined with the savory flavor of avocado to create a creamy sorbet-like dessert that you can make with only two ingredients!


  • 1/2 cup frozen mango
  • 1/2 cup frozen avocado slices

10. Champagne and Strawberry Yonanas

This delicious strawberry and champagne dessert will give you a reason to party! To make a bubbly mimosa, pour a little extra champagne over the top of the Yonana scoops and serve immediately.


  • 2 frozen over-ripe bananas
  • 1 cup frozen strawberries
  • 2 frozen cubes of champagne

11. Grasshopper Pie

It is a combination of mint and chocolate in a chocolate cookie crust. Combine all ingredients to make a delicious dairy-free frozen treat that the whole family will enjoy.


  • 8 frozen over-ripe bananas
  • 6 oz. mint dark chocolate
  • 2 oz. mint liqueur
  • Natural green food coloring
  • 34 chocolate sandwich cookies

12. Mojito Yonana

This mixture of rum-soaked bananas, fragrant mint, fresh lime, and sparkling water will have you wanting to dance salsa!


  • 2 frozen over-ripe bananas
  • 1/2 of a frozen lime, segmented
  • 1 teaspoon lime zest
  • 1 shot lemon lime seltzer water
  • 2 Tablespoons crushed fresh mint leaves
  • 1/4 cup white rum

13. Mixed Berry Yonanas

Sweet, tangy, and colorful berries go great with sweet, creamy bananas! This snack is high in antioxidants, so you can enjoy it at any time of the day. You can also level up this dessert by making Pavlova Yonanas.


  • 2 frozen over-ripe bananas
  • 3/4 cup frozen mixed berries

14. Pavlova Yonanas

It is a traditional Australian treat for the holidays, but you can have it any time of year! Dairy-free mixed berry yonanas are scooped into nests of crunchy meringue shells and topped with a sauce made from frozen berries that have been thawed in their juices.


  • 2 small meringue shells (pavlova shell)
  • Mixed Berry Yonanas
  • 1/4 cup frozen mixed berries that have thawed in their juices

15. Yonanas Root Beer Float

Do you love root beer? This Yonanas Root Beer Float is a must-try. This dairy-free twist on a root beer float is a sweet and creamy alternative!


  • 2 frozen over-ripe bananas
  • 1/2 vanilla bean
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 12 oz. root beer

People Also Ask

Is a frozen banana healthy?

The only disadvantage of bananas is that they don’t last very long. However, flash-freezing bananas have been shown to keep them fresh and preserve all of their nutrients. Bananas are a good source of important vitamins and minerals like magnesium, potassium, vitamin B6, vitamin C, copper, and manganese.

How does the Yonana work?

The fruit is pushed through the chute by pushing the plunger after dropping the pieces of frozen but slightly thawed fruit into the chute You can do this as many times as you like. The result is a delicious, creamy mix of fruit that tastes almost exactly like frozen sorbet or yogurt.

How many calories are in a Yonana?

There are 100 calories in a bowl of Yonanas. Each serving is 1/2 cup.


If you want to make a dairy-free soft serve, you indeed love this machine! When you first taste it, you won’t believe it wasn’t “ice cream.”

You can still explore a variety of desserts with your Yonanas dessert maker. All you have to do is experiment with different flavors. This machine will provide you with delectable treats in a matter of minutes!

However, if you want to make ice cream, I’ve reviewed the best ice cream makers on Amazon. Yonanas aren’t the only ones who can whip up delectable healthy desserts. There are blenders, such as the Vitamix, that you can also use to produce ice cream. Check them out!

Which Yonanas recipe from the list is your favorite? Let me know what you think in the comments!