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Banana Split Information

Banana Splits are served in a long dish called a boat. They're usually served with chocolate, vanilla and strawberry ice cream. Toppings include strawberries over strawberry ice cream, chocolate over chocolate ice cream & pineapple over vanilla ice cream all topped with nuts, whipped cream & maraschino cherries.

Traditional Split

Split Fast Facts

• Banana splits were invented by David Evans Strickler, a 23-year-old apprentice pharmacist.

• The dessert initially cost a mere ten cents, which was double the price of other sundaes.

• There is a "Split" festival each year in the town of Wilmington, Ohio.

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