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Sweet Plantains
Per serving:

1 yellow ripe plantain with long black streaks
1/8 to 1/4 cup brown sugar
2 tablespoons butter
a generous sprinkle cinnamon

Peel the plantain. Cut lengthwise into 2 pieces or crosswise into
serving size portions. Melt some butter in a frying pan. Lightly
fry until slightly browned. Place in a buttered dish. Sprinkle with
brown sugar and cinnamon. Dot with butter. Place in a 350 degree
oven and bake until tender about 30 minutes.

Variation: After browning the plantains, place in squares of
aluminum foil. Sprinkle with brown sugar and cinnamon and dot with
butter. Seal the foil and bake in 350 degree oven about 30 minutes.

Variation: After browning the plantains, arrange nicely in the
frying pan. Add about 1/4 to 1/3 cup water. Sprinkle with brown
sugar and cinnamon. Cover tightly and simmer over low heat about
30 minutes or until fork tender.

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Easy, delicious, and perfect if you're in a hurry!, May 12, 2004 - 02:30 PM
Reviewer: Adam from Lexington, KY
I was in a hurry for lunch, so I re-heated some dinner leftovers from the night before. I took a black Plantain and sliced it lengthwise down the center, peeled it, put soft butter on top, sprinkled some brown sugar on it, put it in a plastic sandwich bag (leaving it open), and microwaved it for 3 minutes on medium heat. IT WAS THE PERFECT COMPLIMENT TO MY LUNCH!

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