Bananes Confites Séchées

Dried Preserved Bananas

Preparation info

  • Difficulty

    Easy

Appears in

Recipes of all Nations

By Countess Morphy

Published 1935

  • About

Method

Bananes Confites Séchées. These preserved bananas are among the nicest products of the West Indies. The bananas are cut in half, lengthwise, and left to dry in the sun for about a fortnight. They are then put in a box lined with bayleaves, sprinkled with rum, covered with more bayleaves also moistened with rum, and the box is sealed. They will keep for a considerable time.