Just 3 Ingredient Chocolate Banana Cake Gluten-Free

Chocolate is the most popular indulgence in the world. And many chocolate lovers adore a rich chocolate cake. 

But when you want to lose weight, this treat is normally off limits because it's full of bad fats and refined sugar.

So if  you are a hopeless chocoholic, this recipe may just be the thing for you to make in order to satisfy your cravings.

Here's the healthy chocolate cake alternative.

3 Ingredient Banana Chocolate Cake


  • 3 ripe bananas
  • 1 ounce (30g) of pure cocoa powder
  • 5 ounces (140g)  peanut or almond butter


  1. Preheat your oven to 175°C/355°F.
  2. Peel and cut or break bananas into small chunks.
  3. Put bananas in a large mixing bowl and mash them well with a masher or fork.
  4. Add in the nut butter and mix until well combined.
  5. Measure and sift the cocoa powder and add to the mixture. A hand blender can be used to get a smooth texture.
  6. Using coconut oil, grease a square baking pan or muffin tins to prepare for the batter.
  7. Pour the batter into the pan or muffin tin and bake for 15-25 minutes or until baked through.

Important Notes About the Ingredients

Bananas are rich in potassium, which helps with relief from blood pressure, kidney disorders, anxiety and stress.

It also helps with enhanced muscle strength, improved metabolism, water balance, electrolytic functions, and nervous system.

It's also high in fiber which fights inflammation in your bowels and it soaks up bile to clean out the toxic waste from your digestive tract (1).

The fiber will also prevent cardiovascular disease by removing plaque from your arteries (2).

​Pure Cocoa contains flavanols that may acutally reverse memory loss by as much as 20 or even 30 years (3).

It also protects brain neurons and improves mood. Neurons are cells within your nervous system that transmit info to other nerve cells, muscle, or gland cells.

Pure cocoa can also prevent and treat allergies, cancers, inflammatory conditions, anxiety, hyperglycemia, and insulin resistance (4).

Nuts are full of the healthy kind of fats that your body craves. They will help you to feel fuller and more satisfied.

This is key to preventing over-indulgence.

They’re also full of non-animal protein that helps to keep you energized all day.

Nuts are so healthy that a Harvard study was done on them and it found:

Harvard University

“regular nut eaters were less likely to die of cancer or heart disease — in fact, were less likely to die of any cause.”

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