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Bellyful of Barbecued Bananas

Rated as 4.44 out of 5 Stars

"Throw some of those bananas on the barbi! A scrumptious dessert that will make your tastebuds jump for joy! Try pouring a drop of your favorite liquor over the bananas and ice cream just before serving."
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Ingredients

21 m servings 449
Original recipe yields 4 servings

Directions

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  1. Preheat grill for low heat.
  2. Halve each of the bananas lengthwise, then widthwise. Sprinkle bananas with lemon juice. In a small bowl, mix together the brown sugar and cinnamon. Roll banana pieces in sugar/cinnamon mixture until well coated.
  3. Lightly oil the grill grate. Arrange bananas on preheated grill, and cook for 3 minutes per side. Serve in a bowl with vanilla ice cream topped with a sprinkling of remaining cinnamon/sugar mixture. Yum!

Footnotes

  • Tip
  • Aluminum foil can be used to keep food moist, cook it evenly, and make clean-up easier.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 449 calories; 7.7 97.3 3.7 29 69 Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

These bananas are so good! I put them in foil before I put them on the grill and they were great and no mess. Thanks!

Most helpful critical review

Sorry but I thought these bananas were just gross. My husband didn't like them either.

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These bananas are so good! I put them in foil before I put them on the grill and they were great and no mess. Thanks!

I made this recipe on a recent camping trip. The only change I made was to put the bananas in a foil packet on the grill instead of directly on the grate (campsite fire-ring grate was pretty na...

I did this in a pan with butter rater than a grill and I was wonderful.

This dessert is awesome! I've been making this for years now and I continue to get rave reviews on it. I always make it in a pan and the goo that forms in the pan, I just pour over the bananas...

The end product was delicious, however it is a little messy to prepare. The recipe makes it sound very easy and mess free. If you aren't careful the sugar will catch on fire.

I was home, alone with my 3 yr old twin sisters, who I had just gotten down for a nap. I was getting bored (imagine that!!)and thought i would surprise my family of 8 with a dessert. I found thi...

Wow, you'll definitely eat a "Bellyful" of these! If you love grilled fruit, you'll love this. This is a great ending to any BBQ meal. I did add a splash of vanilla. This was so easy and produ...

Sorry but I thought these bananas were just gross. My husband didn't like them either.

I'm only 13 but I love cooking. Your meal was great for the barbecue. My family loved it!