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Aloha Plantain Cookies
Hawaiian Plantain
Maya or other brand Hawaiian Plantains
Cooking Oil


Cut Plantain into 1/2 inch disks or circles. Then peel. Place pieces in hot oil in deep pan or deep fry.

Allow to cook for approximately 2-3 minutes. Remove to cutting board or cooking surface and mash flat with bottom of coffee cup.

Return to cooking oil and allow to cook to a golden brown. Don't overcook.

Remove to drain on paper towels and salt to taste.

This is a great appetizer that is colorful and makes a different side dish.

Note: Hawaiian Plantains are as round as small oranged and are not always available. Check with your vegetable department manager!

Preparation Time: 20-25 minutes Serves:
Recipe Origin: United States
Submitted by:
Capt. Tom Smith
United States
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