Miss Betty's Banana Nut Salad

Kathy W


My friend's mother, Miss Betty, served this to her family on special occasions.

This version is for 2. It can easily be increased. The dressing amounts are guesstaments; Miss Betty did not measure......


★★★★★ 1 vote

No-Cook or Other


  • 2
    ripe banans
  • ·
    a few lettuce leaves, head lettuce or bibb
  • ·
    chopped walnuts

  • 1/4 c
    or so mayonnaise
  • 2-3 tsp
    sugar - to taste
  • ·
    a little water or milk

How to Make Miss Betty's Banana Nut Salad


  1. Divide lettuce leaves between 2 plates.
  2. Peel bananas, slice in half lengthwise then slice each half in two. Place on lettuce leaves.
  3. Whisk together mayonnaise and sugar until sugar has dissolved. Thin with a little milk or water to desired thickness.
  4. Drizzle over bananas. Top with chopped walnuts.

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About Miss Betty's Banana Nut Salad

Course/Dish: Fruit Salads
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #nuts, #bananas

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