Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Thai Fried Banana

Bananas are often underrated as a dessert, but not in thai cuisine after making this yummy recipe. This dessert is best made while your guests are waiting at the table, means you can actually prepare it in no time at all. Try these toffeeish hot bananas with some cold vanilla ice cream or some sprinkle of coconut milk.



Serve:                4

Preparation time:        12 minutes

Adapted from "Easy Thai Cookbook" by Sallie Morris

Ingredients:

Bananas:                         4 fresh
Butter:                            50 grams
Brown/palm sugar:          4 heaped tbsp
Lime:                              2 (juices)
Coconut milk:                 4 tablespoon



Method:

1)Peel the bananas and either slice each one diagonally into 2 inches thick slices or slice lengthways and then halves again for softer result.
2) Melt the butter in a frying pan or wok and add the banana slices. Fry them both the sides at medium flame until golden and soft.
3) Sprinkle in the sugar and stir over the heat until it is dissolved and thickens to a syrup. Squeeze over the lime juice.
4) Transfer the banana and sauce to a sundae dishes or a plate and drizzle the coconut milk on the top.
5) Serve hot.

BON APPETIT..