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Flambeed Bananas With Lime

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Ingredients
  Unsalted butter 2 Ounce (50 Gram)
  Bananas 4 , each diagonally sliced into 4
  Muscovado sugar 1 Ounce (25 Gram)
  Lime 1 , shredded rind
  Lime 1⁄2 , squeezed juice
  Lime 1⁄2 , chopped flesh
  Cointreau/Curacao 30 Milliliter (2 Tablespoon)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. In a shallow, heatproof serving dish, tip out the butter
2. Microwave the dish uncovered on HIGH for 1-1/2 minutes so that the butter melts

MAKING
3. Add the bananas to the dish and shake the bananas well so that they are coated with the butter
4. Shake the dish and then microwave the bananas on HIGH for 2 minutes or till done
5. Ensure that the bananas are cooked by turning them once during the cooking process
6. Sprinkle the bananas with sugar, shredded rind, lime juice, and lime flesh
7. Microwave uncovered on HIGH for one minute
8. In a small heatproof dish, measure the Cointreau and pour it in

FINALIZING
9. Microwave on HIGH for 20 seconds or until it is warm.
10. Remove from the microwave

SERVING
11. Just before serving, ignite the Cointreau with a taper and pour the flaming contents over the bananas.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Fusion
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Microwaving
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Banana
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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