Ingredients: An 11-ounce package mixed dried fruit (prunes, dried apricots, peaches, and pears)
1 medium onion, finely chopped
Freshly ground pepper
3 tablespoons olive or vegetable oil
1 clove garlic, m... | Instructions: Put the mixed dried fruit into a bowl with 1-1/2 cups warm water and leave to soak for 1 hour, turning the fruit from...
Ingredients: Vegetable oil for deep frying
1 large green plantain, peeled and cut into 1-1/2 inches slices
Salt... | Instructions: Pour enough oil into a deep fryer or saucepan to fill it to a depth of 2 to 3 inches.
Heat to moderate, 325 F. on a frying thermometer.
Drop in the plantain slices and fry until tender, about 5 minutes.
Ingredients: 4 large green plantains
Salt... | Instructions: Peel the plantains and cut into 3-4 pieces, Fry in hot vegetable oil.
When they are golden, take them out of the oil and pound them flat.
Return them to the oil and refry for a few minutes.
Remove and place on absorbent paper.
Sprinkle salt to taste....