Tostones Recipe
 
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Twice fried plantains.
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Recipe type: Appetizer
Cuisine: Cuban
Serves: 2
Ingredients
  • 1 Plantain, per two people
  • ½ c. oil
  • pinch of salt
Instructions
  1. Peel and cut plantain into 1 inch chucks.
  2. Heat oil on a stove or use a deep fryer to fry the pieces until golden brown (approx 5 minutes).
  3. Remove from oil and place on a paper towel to soak up some of the oil.
  4. Place one plantain piece inside a paper bag and flatten with the use a mallet or the bottom of a jar. Flatten to half of its original size. Repeat with all pieces.
  5. Place the plantain back into the oil until it is golden brown (approx 3 minutes).
  6. Remove from oil and place on a paper towel to soak up some of the oil.
  7. Sprinkle the plantains with a dash of salt. Serve immediately.
Recipe by Fruit n' Veggie at https://fruitnveggie.com/tostones-recipe/