Paula's Bananas Foster

  • Level: Intermediate
  • Total: 13 min
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 8 min
  • Yield: 4 servings
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Ingredients

1 stick butter

1/2 cup brown sugar

4 bananas peeled and halved, cut lengthwise

1/4 cup dark rum

Directions

  1. Melt butter in a large skillet. Add brown sugar and stir together. Add the bananas and cook until caramelized over medium-high heat. Pour in the rum and catch a flame off of the gas stove or a BBQ lighter. Stand back when ignited and flambe. Be careful; a flame will shoot up above the pan. Let flame die down. Serve over vanilla ice cream and/or a slice of pound cake.
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