Plantain recipes (20)

    Find plantain recipes to enjoy this relative of the banana that can be used in both sweet and savoury dishes. We have fried plantain recipes, plantain chips and more.

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    No reviews
     
    15min

    These chips are low in fat and a healthy alternative to the everyday potato crisp. Thinly sliced plaintain is tossed with salt and microwaved until crisp. They are delicious, crunchy and taste just like the store-bought variety, only without the greasiness. The beauty of making your own chips is that you can control how much salt/seasonings you wish to add.

    Recipe by: honeyandspice

     
    83 reviews
     
    20min

    Popular in many Latin American countries, fried green plantains make an utterly delicious side dish or snack. Known by many names, such as patacones or tostones, green plantains are sliced and fried till golden, for a crispy outside and tender interior.

    Recipe by: Lymari

     
    124 reviews
     
    15min

    Plantains can only be eaten cooked. Fried plantains are a traditional treat in Latin America and many other parts of the world. Overly ripe plantains work best for this recipe. If you want a savoury experience, serve these with salt. If you want something sweet, serve with sugar and cinnamon.

    Recipe by: Donna

     
    2 reviews
     
    9hr15min

    This is a very easy and warming stew that is perfect for the slow cooker. Easily tweaked according to your own taste and preferences. You can omit the salmon and have it as a vegetarian meal and adjust the amount of pepper depending on how hot you like it. I put this on in the morning before leaving for work and come home 9 hours later to a yummy dish! Serve with crusty bread or Jamaican sweet bread for extra authenticity.

    Recipe by: IyeImade

     
    13 reviews
     
    25min

    This delicious sandwich will beat most sandwiches in flavour and texture. The filling consists of fried plaintain, avocados, portabello mushrooms and wild rocket. It's absolutely delicious!

    Recipe by: JACK123456

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      Tostones (Fried plantain chips)

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