Air Fryer Peanut Butter Banana Egg Rolls are delicious; now run in the kitchen and make up a batch. I want to tell everyone reading this; that they are fabulous.
They create a great and tasty treat with three simple ingredients: creamy peanut butter, fresh bananas, and egg roll wrappers. Today, I served them dusted with powdered sugar and served with a side of caramel sauce for dipping.
My kids got excited over them. My husband came down to see what the fuss was about, and they were gone by the time he did. They were that good.
If you are looking for even more Air Fryer Egg Roll Recipes, some of my favorites are AIR FRYER COOKIE DOUGH EGG ROLLS, AIR FRYER APPLE PIE EGG ROLLS, AIR FRYER LASAGNA EGG ROLLS, and AIR FRYER BREAKFAST EGG ROLLS.
Air Fryer Peanut Butter Banana Egg Rolls
Oh, they are so good. Who would have thought that peanut butter and banana would go so well together? Ok, maybe Elvis?
Elvis was famous for his sandwich of Fried Peanut Butter and Banana Sandwich; this is a classic. Everyone loves them; the flavors mesh so well together.
Ingredients Needed For Air Fryer Peanut Butter Banana Egg Rolls
Three simple ingredients are all you need for this delicious air fryer egg roll recipe.
Made with three simple ingredients, creamy peanut butter, fresh bananas, and egg roll wrappers, you will love these.
Some other optional items are powdered sugar and dipping sauce.
- Peanut Butter: Creamy Peanut is awesome in this recipe!
- Banana: Use fresh ripe bananas!
- Egg Roll Wrappers
How To Make Air Fryer Peanut Butter Banana Egg Rolls
Step One: Add Peanut Butter To Your Egg Roll Wrapper
Add about 1 to 2 tablespoons of peanut butter to the center of your egg roll wrapper.
Step Two: Add The Banans To Your Peanut Butter Egg Roll
Add your banana on top (break it to fit inside the wrapper), then use a pastry brush to brush the sides with water. Roll up the egg roll, roll it, and then use your pastry brush to brush water on the egg roll wrapper’s ends and fold.
Step Three: Air Fryer Peanut Butter and Banana Egg Rolls
Spray your basket with cooking spray, and then set your egg rolls into the air fryer; set the temperature to 350 degrees F for 8-10 minutes. (air fryer setting)
Pro Tips For Cooking Peanut Butter Banana Egg Rolls In Air Fryer
Here are some pro tips for cooking peanut butter banana egg rolls in the air fryer:
- Use ripe bananas: Ripe bananas are sweeter and have a softer texture, which works well for this recipe. Look for bananas with brown spots on the skin for the best flavor and texture.
- Use creamy peanut butter: Creamy peanut butter is the best option for this recipe, as it will melt and combine well with the mashed banana.
- Roll the egg rolls tightly: Make sure to roll the egg rolls tightly to prevent the filling from falling out during cooking.
- Brush the egg rolls with oil: Brushing them with oil before air frying will help them get crispy and golden brown.
- Preheat the air fryer: Preheating it for a few minutes before adding the egg rolls will ensure that it reaches the desired cooking temperature and results in evenly cooked egg rolls.
- Place the egg rolls in a single layer: Arrange the egg rolls in a single layer in the air fryer basket, leaving some space in between each egg roll. Overcrowding the basket will prevent the hot air from circulating evenly and may result in unevenly cooked egg rolls.
- Flip halfway through cooking: Flip the egg rolls halfway through cooking to ensure they get crispy and golden brown on all sides.
- Serve with toppings: Serve the peanut butter banana egg rolls hot and crispy, topped with a drizzle of honey, chopped nuts, or chocolate chips for added flavor and texture.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I use other nut butters instead of peanut butter?
Yes, you can use other nut butters such as almond butter, cashew butter, or hazelnut butter for this recipe.
Can I use frozen bananas for this recipe?
While it’s best to use fresh bananas, you can use frozen bananas that have been thawed. Just make sure to mash them well before adding them to the filling.
Can I make these egg rolls in advance and reheat them in the air fryer?
While it’s best to serve the egg rolls fresh and hot, you can make them in advance and reheat them in the air fryer for a few minutes. However, reheating may cause them to become slightly less crispy.
Can I use spring roll wrappers instead of egg roll wrappers?
Yes, you can use spring roll wrappers instead of egg roll wrappers. Remember that the texture may differ slightly, as spring roll wrappers are thinner and more delicate than egg roll wrappers.
Can I make these egg rolls without the peanut butter?
Yes, you can omit the peanut butter or use a different type of nut butter if you have a peanut allergy or prefer a different flavor. You can also add other fillings such as Nutella, fruit preserves, or cream cheese to the mashed banana mixture.
Can I freeze these egg rolls?
Yes, you can freeze these egg rolls before or after air frying. To freeze before air frying, place the assembled egg rolls in a single layer on a baking sheet, freeze until firm, then transfer to a freezer-safe bag. For freezing after air frying, let the egg rolls cool completely, then store them in an airtight container or freezer-safe bag. To reheat frozen egg rolls, air fry them at 350°F for 6-8 minutes or until heated through.
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Air Fryer Peanut Butter Banana Egg Rolls
- 4 bananas
- 12 egg roll wrappers
- 1/2 cup peanut butter, creamy
Optional: Powdered Sugar, Caramel or Chocolate Dipping Sauce
- Add about 1 to 2 tablespoons of peanut butter to the center of your egg roll wrapper.
- Add your banana on top (break it so it fits inside the wrapper), then use a pastry brush to brush the sides with water. Roll up the egg roll, roll it, and then use your pastry brush to brush water on the egg roll wrapper's ends and fold.
- Spray your basket with cooking spray, and then set your egg rolls into the air fryer; set the temperature to 350 degrees F for 8-10 minutes.
- Plate, serve, and enjoy!
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