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Banana Split Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Banana Split, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Banana Liqueur, Kahlua, Half-And-Half, Pineapple Juice, or Cherries, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Banana Split Cocktail Description

The Banana Split falls under the Cocktail and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Cocktail glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Indulge in the Banana Split, where each of the 5 ingredients, including Banana liqueur, Kahlua, Half-and-half, Pineapple juice, Cherries, plays a crucial role in creating an unforgettable experience. This cocktail is a testament to the fusion of tradition and innovation. For similar adventures in taste, try Green Eyed Blonde, Kelly’s Buttery Nipple, Sugar Kick.

Banana Split Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Banana Split, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 1 shot Banana liqueur
  • 1 shot Kahlua
  • Half-and-half to taste
  • Fill with Pineapple juice
  • Cherries
  • 44 ml Banana liqueur
  • 44 ml Kahlua
  • Half-and-half to taste
  • Fill with Pineapple juice
  • Cherries

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Banana Split Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Banana Split cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by vigorously shaking the following ingredients: 1 shot Banana liqueur, 1 shot Kahlua, Half-and-half to taste, Fill with Pineapple juice, Cherries. Once blended to perfection, pour into the cocktail glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Banana Split Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
500.0 0.0 125.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Banana Split are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Banana Split Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Banana Liqueur, Kahlua, Half-And-Half, Pineapple Juice, and Cherries.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Banana Split.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Banana Split cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Banana Liqueur 295 times 1.80%
Kahlua 388 times 2.37%
Half-And-Half 155 times 0.95%
Pineapple Juice 1551 times 9.49%
Cherries 40 times 0.24%

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Banana Split FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Banana Split Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Banana Split.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Banana Split?
  • A: The ingredients include Banana Liqueur, Kahlua, Half-And-Half, Pineapple Juice, and Cherries, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Banana Split cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Cocktail glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 1145 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 7.00% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Banana Split cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Banana Split is the perfect addition to any occasion.