Hey what are you up to food-wise this Morning?..I have not been Faithful with drinking my green tea because the weather is too hot to drink hot tea and green tea tastes horrible when it is cold...
I am off to drink a cuppa whatever i can lay my hands on...
Enjoy this simple recipe..I love it and is mostly found when i go for Chinese buffet...LOVE banana puff puff!!
Whos having a proper breakfast today?
BANANA PUFF PUFF RECIPE
Hello, BVs! Have you ever had overripe bananas sitting miserably in your kitchen and you had no idea what to do with them? Worry no more. Banana puff puff to the rescue! This is puff puff redefined. The flavour of banana in there is a HUGE boost to the flavour. I love the fact that you do not need to add any extra sugar. The bananas are sufficiently sweet.
Please make sure you use very ripe bananas so your puff puffs come out tasty. If for some reason, your bananas are not ripe enough or sweet enough, feel free to put in a little bit of sugar.
Prep: 15 mins
Cook: 30 mins
Inactive time: 1 hour
3 overripe bananas
3 cups of flour
2 teaspoons of dry yeast
1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
A quarter teaspoon salt
Half cup liquid milk
1 cup warm water
1 litre vegetable oil for frying
Mix yeast and warm water in a bowl.
Peel and blend bananas together with milk and pour into yeast and water mixture.
Add in flour, nutmeg and salt.
Mix everything together to form a thick batter.
Cover with a plastic wrap and/or kitchen towel and put in a warm place to rise for about one hour. I normally heat my oven for about a minute, turn it off and put it in there. You could also put it in a microwave just after food has been heated in it. Note that if you put it in a place that is not warm enough, it will not rise. After one hour, it must have doubled in size.
Heat oil on medium heat.Use your hand to scoop about spoonfuls of the batter and drop into the oil. If this process is tedious for you, just use a tablespoon to put the batter in the oil. Dip the spoon into water from time to time so the batter comes off easily.
Allow to fry on medium heat until one side is golden brown then you flip to the other side.
Remove and place on paper towels to absorb oil. That's it friends! It is crunchy on the outside, fluffy and chewy on the inside. I love devouring these puff puffs with Ovaltine (a malt and barley) beverage for breakfast. So good!
If you try this recipe, please tag me in a photo on Instagram @preciouscore. I'll love to see!
For more simple recipes that work, check out my blog at www.preciouscore.com.
Have a blessed weekend!