Cookbook:Campfire Banana Boat

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Campfire Banana Boat is a very easy and popular camping dessert. It requires no dishes—you eat it straight from the peel!


Makes 1 serving:


  1. Peel back a 1 ½ inch (4cm) wide strip of peel from the inside curve of the banana, leaving one end attached to the banana.
  2. Cut out and remove a wedge-shaped cavity from the length of the banana.
  3. Fill cavity with mini-marshmallows and chocolate chips
  4. Replace peel and wrap well in heavy duty foil.
  5. Place on coals for about 5 minutes.
  6. Open carefully and eat with a spoon right from the banana peel.