No Cow's Milk and No Wheat makes this a winner for people with allergies to those.
The texture of mochi is rather GOOEY, but the bananas make it a little more like sticky boogers. Yep, that's right. This is a recipe for boogers. REALLY yummy boogers. If you eat it with a fork instead of your fingers, you might not notice the booger-y-ness as much.
This is another variation on this basic butter mochi recipe.