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15 Best Substitutes for Walnuts in Banana Bread

There are so many ways to make banana bread, and we're here to support you no matter which way you choose!
But if you want to use walnuts in your banana bread recipe and you don't have any on hand, here are some substitutes that will work just as well!
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 4 people
Calories 296 kcal


  • Slivered almonds
  • Pine nuts
  • Peanuts (crushed or whole)
  • Sesame seeds
  • Dried coconut flakes
  • Chopped dried figs
  • Chia seeds
  • Sunflower seeds
  • Toasted pumpkin seeds
  • Pecans (toasted or raw)
  • Raisins
  • Pistachios
  • Cashews
  • Hazelnuts
  • Macadamia nuts


  • Pick your favorite alternative from this list to put in your recipe.
  • Prepare the rest of your dessert.
  • Be ready to munch on your cake in no time!
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