Banana Cue

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Banana Cue – Every time we crave for something sweet, we make this simple dessert called banana cue. According to Wikipedia, ‘banana cue or banana Q (Tagalog: banana kyu) is a popular snack food in the Philippines of deep fried bananas coated in caramelized brown sugar.’ In making this dessert, saba or plantain bananas is used. After frying it in caramelized brown sugar, it is served on a bamboo stick.

Banana Cue Recipe


  • 8 pieces saba bananas
  • 2 cups brown sugar
  • cooking oil


  1. In a frying pan, add enough oil. Once it is already hot, deep fry the bananas for about 3 minutes.
  2. Add the brown sugar and put it on low, medium heat. Cook until the sugar melts and the bananas are coated in caramelized brown sugar.
  3. Put 2-3 pieces of banana on each bamboo stick.
  4. Serve.
lutong bahay - banana cue recipe
Banana Cue

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