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Warm Banana Sundaes with Almond Dulce De Leche Sauce

Warm Banana Sundaes with Almond Dulce De Leche Sauce
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  • 8 ServingsServings


  • 2 large bananas
  • 1/2 tablespoon butter
  • 2 teaspoons brown sugar
  • 1 pint good-quality vanilla ice cream
  • 3/4 cup Almond Dulce de Leche Sauce (recipe below)
  • Almond Dulce de Leche Sauce 3a 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 cup chopped or slivered almonds, roasted



1  Preheat broiler. Peel bananas and slice into thirds; then slice each third in half vertically, to show seeds.

2 Brush seed-side of each banana with butter and sprinkle with brown sugar.

3 Broil 2 to 3 minutes, until brown sugar is melted. Meanwhile, divide ice cream among 4 bowls and top each with some Almond Dulce de Leche Sauce.

4 Top with warm bananas and serve immediately.

5 Almond Dulce de Leche Sauce: Combine cream and brown sugar in a medium pot. Stir over medium heat until sugar dissolves.

6 Boil until mixture is reduced to 1 cup, stirring occasionally, about 5 minutes.

7 (Be careful not to let it boil over.) Remove from heat and stir in condensed milk.

8 Stir in almonds. Cool slightly and serve, or refrigerate covered for up to 2 days, and reheat on low heat or in the microwave.

Source: Almond Board of California

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