Recipe courtesy of Elizabeth Karmel
Save Recipe Print
Total:
27 min
Prep:
15 min
Inactive:
5 min
Cook:
7 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
27 min
Prep:
15 min
Inactive:
5 min
Cook:
7 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Bittersweet Chocolate Sauce:

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Build charcoal fire or preheat gas grill.

Slice bananas in 1/2 lengthwise and crosswise so each banana yields 4 pieces. Set aside. Mix the sugar and cinnamon, sprinkle on cut sides of bananas. Let bananas sit for 5 minutes.

Place bananas cut-side down on a clean cooking grate over direct low heat. Cook for 2 minutes or until grill marks appear. Using a pair of long-handled tongs, turn over and let cook 5 more minutes or until the skin pulls away from the banana.

Remove skins from banana halves and place 4 banana halves in the bottom of each serving bowl. Top each serving with 2 scoops of ice cream. Ladle about 1/4 cup of heated chocolate sauce over each sundae¿let your taste determine the quantity here, add just a touch for a hint of chocolate or pour it on for a serious chocolate fix. Sprinkle each with 1 tablespoon of chopped nuts, top with whipped cream, and place a cherry or strawberry on top.

Bittersweet Chocolate Sauce:

Make the chocolate sauce up to 2 days in advance. Place chocolate in a medium size metal mixing bowl. Heat cream to almost boiling, add butter and sugar and stir to combine. Remove from heat and pour over chocolate. Whisk vigorously until melted, and well combined. Add liqueur and vanilla and stir constantly until mixture is cool the touch. Cover with plastic wrap and set aside or refrigerate up to 2 days. Warm before serving.

More from:

Grilling on TV

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Sushi Brain 00:53

This sushi brain is the most delicious way to creep out your friends.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Parker's Split Pea Soup

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Banana Bread

Recipe courtesy of Mary Sue Milliken|Susan Feniger

Banana Bread

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Chocolate Chip Caramel Ice Cream Sundae

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Banana Walnut Bread

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Marinated Grilled Pork Tenderloin

Recipe courtesy of Charlie Palmer

Asian Grilled Salmon

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Orange-Glazed Grilled Acorn Squash

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Grilled Chicken Cordon Bleu

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.