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Peanut Butter and Banana Sandwich – Toasted!

"Going bananas" means being really silly. The expression comes from the way monkeys act when they get fed. We bet you'll go bananas for this treat!
Prep Time 10 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Servings 2 Servings

kitchen gear

  • Dinner knife
  • Measuring spoons
  • Skillet
  • Metal spatula

Ingredients
 

  • 4 slices whole-wheat, seven-grain, or raisin bread
  • 3 tablespoons peanut or almond butter
  • 1 ripe banana, peeled and sliced the long way

Instructions
 

  • Put two pieces of bread on the counter. Spread half the peanut (or almond) butter on each slice.
  • Top each slice with half the banana slices. Cover each with another slice of bread.
  • Put a skillet on the stove and turn the heat to medium.
  • After about 2 minutes, add the sandwiches.
  • After about 2-3 minutes, the bottom should be golden brown. Using a spatula, flip each sandwich and cook until the new bottom is golden brown, 2-3 minutes. 
  • Using a spatula, put the sandwiches on a plate, let cool for a few minutes and cut in half.