Invented in 1904, by a 23 year old apprentice pharmacist, the banana split has been a long time north American Favourite. Originating out of  Latrobe, Pennsylvania this decadent dessert cost twice the price of regular sundaes (10 cents) and was soon a hit amongst local college students. Shortly after its invention, Walgreens adopted the dish as its signature dessert the causing it to spread across North America like wild fire. Swing by the Common and enjoy our twist on this amazing dessert.