Baked Bananas in an Orange Sauce

Baked Bananas in an Orange Sauce

 

For a really quick dessert that is prepared and baked in just 15 minutes. Bananas are sliced and coated with butter, sugar and orange juice and baked with a sprinkling of cinnamon.

 

Baked Bananas in an Orange Sauce
Prepares: 4 servings
 
  • Preparation time: Less than 10 minutes
  • Cooking time: 8–10 minutes

  • Ingredients
  • 6 small or 4 large bananas
  • 55g/2 oz butter, melted (¼ cup, or ½ stick)
  • 4 tbsp light muscovado sugar/soft, light brown sugar
  • 1 orange, juice only
  • ground cinnamon

  • You will also need a medium size gratin dish


  1. Method
  2. Preheat oven to 200°C/400°F/gas 6.

  3. Thickly slice the bananas and spread over the base of the dish.

  4. Now pour the butter over the bananas, sprinkle over the sugar, then pour over the orange juice.

  5. Finally, add a little ground cinnamon.

  6. Bake in the oven for 8–10 minutes until tender and syrupy.

Updated: December 31, 2019