Grilled Nutella and Banana Panini’s with Raspberry Whipped Cream

June 7, 2013 by Kari Karch

Learn how to make this quick and easy grilled nutella and banana panini recipe from the Kenmore in-house chef Kari Karch.


preparation time
0 mins

cook time




8 slices pound cake

8 tablespoons Nutella hazelnut spread

2 bananas sliced thin into rounds

2 tablespoons butter

0.5 heavy cream

0.25 cup sugar

1 teaspoons vanilla

1 raspberries muddled


Heat a Panini press or grill pan to medium heat. Spread Nutella onto 4 slices of pound cake, top with bananas. Top with remaining pound cake. Spread one side with butter, then place on grill and carefully spread with remaining butter. Grill till golden brown. While panini's are cooking, place heavy cream into a stand mixer and whip on high speed for 2-3 minutes. Add in sugar and vanilla. Whip until a thick consistency forms. Fold in muddled raspberries. Serve as topping with panini's. Garnish with mint leaves.

Kari Karch

Kari Karch is a 19-year veteran of the culinary industry, creator of Kiss the Cook, and the head chef and spokesperson for the Kenmore brand. She has made many notable appearances on ABC Morning News, on WGN, on the Cooking Channel and as a judge for the World Food Championships.