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Old 12-04-2012, 12:42 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Default Re: Banana stem curry

You can't do it after you get some fruit because the middle of the stem will then be very fibrous and it will be like eating sugar cane. To cook it you have to harvest before the plant flowers. More links:

Spicy dish made of wild banana trunks and beef - Nation | The Star Online

Zingiberales in Traditional Malay Cooking (with recipes)
http://www.heliconiasocietypr.org/HS...013%281%29.pdf

Recipe (in Malay)
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