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Plantains Packet from the Oven

Plantains Packet from the Oven
378
calories
Calories
45 min.
Preparation
advanced
Difficulty

Ingredients

for 4 servings
4 plantains
2 Banana leaves
1 fresh Orange
3 teaspoons Raw cane sugar
1 pinch Nutmeg
4 teaspoons Butter
Bakers twine
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Preparation steps

1

Peel and cut the plantain into slices. Cut the banana leaves in half and then cut 1/2 cm (approximately 1/4 inch) wide strip from each. Rinse and peel the orange. Cut the peel into fine strips. Combine the orange peel, sugar and nutmeg and stir in the plantain slices. Place some of plaintain mixture in the center of each leaf and top with 1 teaspoon of butter. Form into packets and tie with banana leaf strips to secure. Preheat oven to 200°C (approximatley 400°F) and bake for 25 minutes.