Who doesn’t likes Tostones (fried green plantains)? Here’s the basic recipe step by step too make it.


  • 2 green plantains
  • 1/2 cup of canola oil
  • Salt

A quien no le gusta los tostones? Aqui esta la receta basica paso por paso para hacer esta rica picadera.


  • 2 Platanos verdes
  • 1/2 taza de aceite
  • Sal

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Peel the plantains and cut in thick slices

Pelar los platanos y cortar en trozos

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In a deep frying pan heat the oil and fry the plantain until golden

En una sarten profunda caliente el aceite y fria los platanos hasta que este dorados

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Take the plantains out of the oil and let it cool down for a couple of seconds before mashing with a pilon (Wooden Mortar and pestle)  or tostonera

Saque los platanos del aceite y deje enfriar unos segundos antes de aplastar con una tostonera o pilon

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This is a Pilon

Esto es un Pilon

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Serve with Ketchup or your favorite dipping sauce

Sirva con Ketchup o su salsa favorita

Johanny 😉



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