Chocolate Banana Parfait

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Jan. 10, 2012

Ingredients

Sugar 1/3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
Cornstarch 2 Tablespoon
Unsweetened cocoa 2 Tablespoon
Salt 1/8 Teaspoon
Milk 1 1/2 Cup (24 tbs)
Egg yolks 2 Large , lightly beaten
Cocoa flavored cream liqueur 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Butter/Margarine 1 Tablespoon
Bananas 3 Medium
Chocolate cookie crumbs 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Frozen whipped topping with real cream 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , thawed

Directions

MAKING

1) In a medium saucepan, add in sugar, cornstarch, cocoa and salt.

2) Slowly, add in the milk and egg yolks and blend well.

3) On a medium flame, cook the mixture till it comes to a boil. Turn down the flame and cook on simmer for about 30 seconds, while stirring continously.

4) Take the pan off the flame. Mix in cream liqueur and butter.

5) Transfer the chocolate pudding into the medium bowl. Press a plastic wrap onto the surface of the pudding.

6) Chill the pudding till it chills.

7) To assemble the parfait, peel the bananas fron their wide end. Slice it into 1-inch crosswise sections. Roll the banana sections on a plate of cookie crumbs till well coated.

8) Slice the remaining banana along with the others into long quarters. Cut the banana into 1/4-inch crosswise pieces.

SERVING

9) Take 4 parfait glasses.

10) Alternate the chocolate pudding and banana-coated cookie crumbs into each of the glass.

11) Slice a banana into 4 and coat with the cookie crumbs. Arrange each slice on top of the parfait.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 10 Minutes
Servings: 4

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 393Calories from Fat 120

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g21.5%

Saturated Fat 6 g30%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 165 mg6.88%

Total Carbohydrates 64 g21.3%

Dietary Fiber 5 g20%

Sugars 40 g

Protein 7 g14%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet