for family meals :
Fried Chocolate Bananas
is many years since Hub-UK was first launched. It has
been created from recipes contributed form all over
the world, from professionals and amateurs alike. A
great many of the recipes do not have any details as
to who sent them in or from where they came. It would
be a shame not to share them with you for this reason
is one such recipe. If you know where it originated,
or perhaps it is even yours, let me know and I will
add the necessary credits and acknowledgements.
most indispensable ingredient of all good home cooking
- love, for those you are cooking for" ~ Sophia
1 cup heavy cream
2 tablespoons granulated sugar
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
4 flour tortillas
2 very ripe bananas, peeled and cut lengthwise in
6 ounces Mexican chocolate, grated
Vegetable oil, for deep-frying
Sweetened whipped cream, for garnish
a bowl whip the cream until soft peaks begin to form.
the sugar and cinnamon and whip until it just forms
stiff peaks. Place in a decorative bowl.
a tortilla on a work surface. Lay 1/2 a banana down
the center of the tortilla and top with 1/4 of the
the edges of the tortilla with water on your finger.
Fold the edges tightly toward the center, and seal
with wooden picks. Repeat with the remaining tortillas
Heat the oil in a deep sauté pan to 360°F.
slip the filled tortillas into the oil and cook, turning,
until golden brown on all sides, about 3 minutes.
and drain on paper towels.
the dessert tortillas with the sweetened whipped cream
on the side for dipping.