Banoffee mess

Banoffee mess

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(12 ratings)

Ready in about 10 minutes

Easy

Serves 6
A yummy toffee pudding that needs no cooking - it's a cross between banoffee pie and Eton mess

Nutrition and extra info

Nutrition: per serving

  • kcal446
  • fat27g
  • saturates14g
  • carbs49g
  • sugars21g
  • fibre1g
  • protein4g
  • salt0.13g
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Ingredients

  • 284ml carton double cream
  • 6 meringue nests
  • 5-6 sliced bananas
    Banana

    Banana

    bah-nah-nah

    Probably the best known, most popular tropical fruit, their name probably derives from the…

  • 5 tbsp bought toffee sauce (we like Merchant Gourmet Banoffee Toffee)
  • a handful of roughly broken pecan nuts
    Pecan nuts

    Pecan

    pee-kan

    Related to the walnut, pecans are native to America, and grow enclosed in a glossy, browny-red…

  • drizzle with toffee sauce, to serve

Method

  1. Lightly whip the double cream in a large bowl, then crumble in the meringue nests. Carefully fold in the sliced bananas, (use 5 or 6 depending on size), and swirl in the toffee sauce. Spoon into the 6 dishes, then scatter over a handful of the pecan nuts and drizzle with a little more toffee sauce.

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Norma. mackey
3rd Sep, 2016
Ooooh! Sorry but I don't rate this at all! We love Banoffee and we love Eton mess in our house - but no one ate more than a spoonful of this. Far too sickly sweet. Even the kids turned up their noses. I know many comments raved about it, but unfortunately this is one recipe I will not be repeating. :(
mamma mia
7th Jun, 2014
Have made this many times- quick and easy with guaranteed results!
tmills17
5th Jan, 2013
made this with microwave meringues - for last minute guests. really good. (www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/1824/microwave-meringues-in-minutes)
Jeanucks
28th Apr, 2012
5.05
Quick, easy and tasty. A good standby desert which can be made in minutes.
april172010
21st May, 2011
I used carnation banoffee toffee instead of Merchant brand, was just as lovely. Didnt use nuts but will try next time. Delicious pudding, had ours after a bar b q.
thomas11
3rd Apr, 2011
Can anyone recommend where to buy Gourmet Banoffee Toffee ?
kezzapee
4th Mar, 2011
5.05
Fantastic recipe! So easy to do. I "poshed it up" by serving it neatly on big plates and piping my guest's names on the rim :) It got a great reaction for such an easy dish.
nickshort
22nd Nov, 2010
5.05
A party smash and soooooo easy!
boiledover
20th Apr, 2010
Oh my! 'tis divine! I've made it 3 times for different people and all of them have made it too! We are going to be porkie and we don't care! We love gorgeous food.
laura_wood
30th Sep, 2009
5.05
Absolutely scrummy, an easy pudding when entertaining a crowd.

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