Recipe

Little cinnamon banana tarte tatins

These adorable little cinnamon banana tarte tatins are simply irresistible! Full of delicious ingredients, this sure is one heavenly dessert!

  • Serves 4
  • 10 mins preparation
  • 20 mins cooking

Ingredients

Little cinnamon banana tarte tatins
  • 75 gram butter
  • 1/3 cup (75g) caster (superfine) sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 2 small firm bananas (260g), halved lengthways
  • 2 sheets puff pastry

Method

Little cinnamon banana tarte tatins
  • 1
    Preheat oven to 200°C.
  • 2
    Place butter, sugar and cinnamon in a large flameproof roasting pan over medium heat on the stove top, stir until butter is melted and mixture is combined and caramelised. Turn off the heat.
  • 3
    Meanwhile, place two banana halves, cut-side down, onto a pastry sheet. Trim pastry around bananas, following the shape, leaving a 1.5cm border around each banana. Wrap pastry around curved banana halves. Repeat with remaining banana halves and pastry sheets.
  • 4
    Carefully place banana halves, cut-side down into the caramel mixture. Transfer to oven, bake for 20 minutes or until pastry is golden and cooked through. Stand for 5 minutes before carefully inverting tatins onto plates.

Notes

Serve dusted with icing sugar and ice cream.