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Bananas in Blankets

Try out our summer BBQ edition of the beloved festive staple – banana wrapped in bacon! These wee bites of sweet-and-savoury goodness are a perfect, quick and easy BBQ accompaniment, or serve alongside a sweet and tangy dish for extra exotic flavour.

Prep time: 5

Cooking time: 15

Serves: 4

ingredients

4 bananas, peeled

Pack of Simon Howie Sweetcure Bacon (8 rashers)

Method

  1. Wrap each peeled banana in 2 rashers of bacon.
  2. Wrap individually in tin foil, and leave to cook on the grill for 5-10 minutes to ensure they are fully heated inside.
  3. Remove from the foil and insert a bamboo skewer lengthwise through each.
  4. Grill over the BBQ for 5 minutes on each side, ensuring a golden colour all over.
  5. Remove from grill and carefully unwrap. Cut each into thirds for smaller bite-size pieces.
Simon Howie

Bananas in Blankets

Try out our summer BBQ edition of the beloved festive staple – banana wrapped in bacon! These wee bites of sweet-and-savoury goodness are a perfect, quick and easy BBQ accompaniment, or serve alongside a sweet and tangy dish for extra exotic flavour.

Prep time: 5

Cooking time: 15

Serves: 4

Bananas in Blankets

ingredients

4 bananas, peeled

Pack of Simon Howie Sweetcure Bacon (8 rashers)

Method

  1. Wrap each peeled banana in 2 rashers of bacon.
  2. Wrap individually in tin foil, and leave to cook on the grill for 5-10 minutes to ensure they are fully heated inside.
  3. Remove from the foil and insert a bamboo skewer lengthwise through each.
  4. Grill over the BBQ for 5 minutes on each side, ensuring a golden colour all over.
  5. Remove from grill and carefully unwrap. Cut each into thirds for smaller bite-size pieces.
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