Fried Plantain Chips (Tostones)

Fried Plantain Chips (Tostones)


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Also known as banana chips, fried plantain chips are a popular snack in South American countries. Watch this recipe being made in our Allrecipes Fried Plantain Chips Video.


Serves: 2 

  • 5 tablespoons oil, for frying
  • 1 green plantain, peeled and sliced
  • 3 cups (750ml) cold water
  • salt, to taste

Preparation:5min  ›  Cook:5min  ›  Ready in:10min 

  1. Heat oil in a frypan. Fry the plantain slices until both sides are dark golden brown, 3-4 minutes per side.
  2. Place the plantain slices on a chopping board and flatten each with a plate or bowl.
  3. Dip the plantains in cold water then return to the hot frying pan for 1 more minute per side.
  4. Season with salt to taste and serve immediately!

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