Bananas.org

Welcome to the Bananas.org forums.

You're currently viewing our message boards as a guest which gives you limited access to participate in discussions and access our other features such as our wiki and photo gallery. By joining our community, you'll have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload photos, and access many other special features. Registration is fast and simple, so please join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.

Go Back   Bananas.org > Banana Forum > Banana Recipes
Register Photo Gallery Classifieds Wiki Chat Map Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Banana Recipes How do you prepare your bananas? Share your banana and plantain recipes here. Banana bread, nuclear tostones, banana pudding, banana custard, banana pie, fried bananas, banana ice cream, banana butter, plantain soup, banana chips, banana wines, banana smoothies... and more!


Members currently in the chatroom: 0
The most chatters online in one day was 17, 09-06-2009.
No one is currently using the chat.

Reply   Email this Page Email this Page
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-05-2011, 03:13 PM   #1 (permalink)
Been nuts, gone bananas
 
harveyc's Avatar
 
Location: Isleton, Calif
Zone: 9b
Name: Harvey
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 5,116
BananaBucks : 185,706
Feedback: 5 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 6,020 Times
Was Thanked 4,447 Times in 1,893 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 1,785 Times
Default Saint Michael's Alley Banana French Toast

Posted on Facebook by a friend:

Recipes — Cooking Ideas — SFGate Food & Wine



Make the banana bread at least one day ahead. Note that only half of the loaf will be used for the French toast.
Ingredients:


Banana Bread:
2 eggs
1 1/2 cups mashed ripe bananas (about 3 medium)
1/4 cup buttermilk
1/4 cup vegetable oil
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 cups flour
1/2 cup sugar
1 tablespoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
French Toast:
2 eggs
1/3 cup heavy cream
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
Butter for frying
Real maple syrup, or sliced strawberries and whipped cream


Instructions:


Position rack in middle of oven; preheat oven to 350 degrees. Liberally grease a standard-size (about 9 x 5 x 3-inch) loaf pan.
Beat the eggs with an electric mixer. Add the bananas, buttermilk, oil and vanilla; blend well.
Sift together the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Add the flour mixture to the banana-egg mixture and mix by hand until well blended.
Spoon the batter into the prepared pan. Bake for 50 minutes to 1 hour, until a skewer comes out clean when inserted into the center of the loaf. Place the pan on a rack to cool for 10 minutes, then turn the loaf out onto the rack to cool completely. Wrap in plastic wrap.
For the French toast: Whisk together the eggs, cream, vanilla and nutmeg.
Cut 8 slices, each about 1/2 inch thick, from the banana bread loaf. This is about half of the loaf; reserve the remainder for another use. Soak each slice in the egg-cream mixture for about 1 minute. Fry in a little butter in a heavy skillet or on a griddle until both sides are nicely browned.
Serve on warm plates topped with maple syrup, or sliced strawberries and lightly sweetened whipped cream.


Nutrition Information:


PER SERVING: 445 calories, 9 g protein, 48 g carbohydrate, 24 g fat (10 g saturated), 202 mg cholesterol, 529 mg sodium, 2 g fiber.


Course: Breakfast
Yields: Serves 4
Occasion: Easter



Comment from a reader:
by dlefemd
Louisiana

This is how I always made my french toast, this is an old creole recipe from Louisiana, my mother and my grandmother made it this way that is why I never understood just the egg and milk recipe. You don't even need syrup, just a good cup of coffee and the kids coco made with real hersey's coco.
__________________
harveyc is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To harveyc

Join Bananas.org Today!

Are you a banana plant enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Bananas.org is owned and operated by fellow banana plant enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information. Receive all three issues from Volume 1 of Bananas Magazine with your membership:
   

Join Bananas.org Today! - Click Here


Sponsors

Old 05-06-2011, 12:22 AM   #2 (permalink)
 
saltydad's Avatar
 
Location: Silver Spring, Maryland USA
Zone: 7a
Name: Howard
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 4,552
BananaBucks : 121,484
Feedback: 2 / 100%
Said "Thanks" 14,712 Times
Was Thanked 4,660 Times in 1,777 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 824 Times
Default Re: Saint Michael's Alley Banana French Toast

Does indeed sound delicious Harvey. Thanks for posting.
__________________
Men In Nursing- "A Few Good Men"

"Gardening is the purest of human pleasures." - Francis Bacon





"If by a liberal, they mean someone who looks ahead and not behind; someone who welcomes new ideas without rigid reactions; someone who cares about the welfare of the people, their health, their housing, their schools, their jobs, their civil rights, their civil liberties; someone who believes we can break through the stalemate and suspicion that grips us; that is what they meant by a liberal, I am proud to be a liberal."
John F. Kennedy, September, 1960


http://flickr.com/photos/saltydad/ and
http://community.webshots.com/user/saltydad
http://s751.photobucket.com/albums/xx151/saltydad/

saltydad is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To saltydad
Old 05-25-2011, 12:06 AM   #3 (permalink)
 
laserlight's Avatar
 
Location: In a Teremok near Novyy Arbat
Zone: 6
Name: Kevin or Kevz
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 611
BananaBucks : 91,568
Feedback: 0 / 0%
Said "Thanks" 2,197 Times
Was Thanked 717 Times in 354 Posts
Said "Welcome to Bananas" 78 Times
Default Re: Saint Michael's Alley Banana French Toast

Im learning how to cook and that looks really good even if its not Easter. Thanks for the recipee and im going to try making that this weekend. =D
__________________
Вырвем оранжевому хорьку его гнилые зубы.
laserlight is offline   Reply With Quote Send A Private Message To laserlight
Reply   Email this Page Email this Page

Previous Thread: fritters
Next Thread: flattened banana





Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Dwarf French Horn sunfish Main Banana Discussion 2 09-14-2009 01:56 PM
Turkish wildly growing banana wants to be IDed, probably a Musa 'French Plantain'? Jack Daw Banana Identification 9 08-21-2009 03:25 AM
French Polynesia Rmplmnz Main Banana Discussion 32 08-03-2009 12:22 PM
Insulin Shock Toast Blue Java Banana Recipes 1 05-22-2009 10:06 AM
hello by french marco55 Member Introductions 5 08-20-2008 12:25 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:10 AM.





All content © Bananas.org & the respective author.