How to Make Plantain Chips : crunchy plantain chips

sweet banana chips Plantain Chips
Plantain Chips / sweet banana chips
Plantain Chips is a crunchy snack made with either ripe or unripe plantains or a combination of both. It is also known as sweet banana chips and great for all ages. 
Here's how to make it at home
Plantain Chips Ingredients
*Ripe or and unripe plantain
*vegetable oil  for frying
*Salt to taste 

----Before frying the plantains--
*Peel the plantains using a vegetable slicer. On a grater, the vegetable slicer is that part that look like a razor blade.
For a sweet plantain chips, choose a yellow plantain that is hard , so that it is easier to slice and also crunchier when fried.

--Directions for Frying  Plantain Chips ---

*Peel and slice the plantains , rinse in saline water and spread out on a sieve or cheese cloth to dry out.

*Heat up the vegetable oil until very hot..and add the sliced plantains, bit by bit  and fry until they are hard.

* Transfer into a sieve and spread out on paper towels to absorb the excess oil.

*Leave to cool completely and then store in air-tight containers.

Plantain Chips are great snacks for all ages.. yummy , crunchy and delicious.

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* Nigerian Sausage Rolls
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* Nigerian Buns
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* Crunchy Plantain Chips

By Nky Lily Lete


  1. Anonymous7:40:00 PM

    Hi nky.. lov ur recipes.. just to know if it's goin to b a deep fry

    1. yes dear , it is deep fried, but you can use let oil by placing in the oven.

  2. Anonymous5:15:00 PM

    I like it

  3. Anonymous12:07:00 PM

    please i need the machine for slicing plantain aw do i get it the small size

  4. Anonymous7:55:00 PM

    Please how can i get a small plantain chips slicing machine for my business,my number is 07033445166,thanks

    1. Check, I think they have a lot of machines there.

  5. Anonymous5:17:00 PM

    Pls what is saline water, is it something I can fine in a pastry shop

    1. Hi dear, Saline water is simply water and salt :)

  6. Anonymous9:07:00 PM

    Hello do you have a recipe for dakwa please?


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