The fried plantain chips made with coconut oil is excellent for snack perfect to munch on any time including parties. A very addictive snack also this is a vegan, paleo, whole30, gluten free, dairy free recipe.
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Fried Plantain Chips

The fried plantain chips made with coconut oil is excellent for snack perfect to munch on any time including parties. A very addictive snack also this is a vegan, paleo, whole30, gluten free, dairy free recipe.
Course Side Dish
Cuisine Indian
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 2 people
Calories 418kcal
Author Sujatha Muralidhar

Ingredients

  • 1 Plantain
  • 2 Cups Cooking Oil for frying
  • 1/2 tsp Salt

Instructions

  • Wash and peel the plantain. Using mandolin make thin even slices.
    plantain chips homemade-peeling banana
  • Keep the slicer just above the hot oil, start slicing it. Make sure that the slices fall directly into the hot oil. Do not overcrowd the oil with the slices. 
    frying plantain chip in cooking oil
  • Turn the stove to medium flame. Stir them occasionally.
  • Make salt water by dissolving 1/2 tsp of salt to 2 tbsp of water
    salt water mixture for the final step of making plantain chips
  • Add half a tsp of salt water to the pan. 
  • Fry Plantain Chips in slower flame further, till chips becomes stiffer and crispier. Store them in room temperature in airtight container.
  • Fry till the plantain slices start getting crisp and firmer.
  • Drain the oil well, and place them in the kitchen towel to absorb the excess oil.
  • Store it in the airtight container. 

Nutrition

Calories: 418kcal | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 35g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Sodium: 584mg | Potassium: 446mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 13g | Vitamin A: 1010IU | Vitamin C: 16.5mg | Iron: 0.5mg