|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.
Other related recipes :
* Nigerian Chin Chin recipe
* Nigerian Chicken Pie
* Nigerian Sausage Rolls
* Nigerian Egg Roll
* Nigerian Scotch Eggs
* Nigerian Fish Rolls
* Nigerian Fish Pie Recipe
* Nigerian Meat Pie
* Nigerian Buns
* Nigerian Puff puff
* Nigerian Plantain Mosa
* Nigerian Samosa recipe
* Crunchy Plantain Chips
By Nky Lily Lete
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Thank u soo much for the platain chips recipe…want to start up a chips business nd am confused bouh which plaintain wod be better nd mur crunchy…ripe or unripe…thank u
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Thank for this info , but i find it had getting the plantain to be crispy can i sprinkle a little flour
I don't add flour to mine and still get it crispy. Maybe you can try slicing it thinner
Hello Nky! Plz how do I make a coated peanut snack that is as smooth as d commercial peanut Burger. I tried doing this somedays back but it came out rough and joined together. Tanx
Hi dear, I'll have the recipe up soon, I've got so many request for it.
Hello do you have a recipe for dakwa please?
coming up soon.
Pls what is saline water, is it something I can fine in a pastry shop
Hi dear, Saline water is simply water and salt 🙂
Please how can i get a small plantain chips slicing machine for my business,my number is 07033445166,thanks
Check alibaba.com, I think they have a lot of machines there.
please i need the machine for slicing plantain aw do i get it the small size
I like it
Hi nky.. lov ur recipes.. just to know if it's goin to b a deep fry
yes dear , it is deep fried, but you can use let oil by placing in the oven.