bananas

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  1. louisedan

    louisedan Gold Member

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    if I freeze a banana (single one) after mashing it (cos its like ice cream if you let it defrost slightly before eating)is it a syn?
     
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    Yes, mashing the fruit means you have to syn it. Most people just freeze it whole so why not just try doing that.
     
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    Why does mashing it make it synned?
     
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    I think as long as you only have the one then I wouldn't syn it. Syning pureed/mashed/cooked fruit is only because you tend to eat more of it once it's been messed with and hence consume more calories than you otherwise would. As long as you stick to the one banana then I wouldn't syn it.
    Muller lights are free food but if you were to eat 20 a day on top of your usual food you would gain weight, it's all about moderation.
     
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    If you were to freeze a whole banana do you freeze it with the skin on??

    Heard it is a good idea as the start going brown?.
     
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    No, you peel the banana before putting it in the freezer.
     
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    Thanks hun!

    might give it a go!
     
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    I might give this a go as well, sounds lovely, thanks x
     
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    i flatten my banana with a rolling pin first it goes further.
     
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    Going to buy some bananas so I can try this, in our house bananas just don't last long enough lol
     
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    If you've got some of the lolly holder things, you can cut a large banana in half, then stick the holder / stick in the cut end, then wrap in film or foil to freeze. This way you get 2 lollies for each banana, and no freezer burn on your fingers.
     
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    OOOOH defo going to try the lolly sticks
     
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