Healthy Treat: Black Forest Banana Split Recipe
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Healthy Treat: Black Forest Banana Split Recipe

Leo Galland, MD, director of the Foundation for Integrated Medicine in New York City, says his Fat Resistance Diet plan is about consuming the right foods and enjoying what you're eating. This delicious dessert recipe is a taste of what he means!

Black Forest Banana Split


  • 2 cups nonfat ricotta cheese
  • 2 bananas, split lengthwise
  • 16 walnut halves
  • 1 teaspoon unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 2 teaspoons cherry concentrate (available at health-food stores)

Spoon ricotta into a dessert dish and place a banana half on each side of the cheese. Put the walnut halves on top and dust with the cocoa powder. Drizzle the cherry concentrate on top.

Makes: 2 servings

Nutrition facts per serving: 377 calories, 23g protein, 40g carbohydrate, 11g fat (1.5g saturated), 3.5g fiber