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Old 08-13-2002, 03:47 AM - Thread Starter
 
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I bought some sweet banana peppers at a farmer's market yesterday, and I can't think of anything to do with them except fry them up with an omlet.

Has anyone ever used them? Any ideas for making something yummy with them?
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Old 08-13-2002, 04:11 AM
 
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Do they taste like a green pepper?
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Tastes great in chicken soup. Yummm...
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Just cut them up and put them on a sandwich straight! They're not that "hot" and add a great crunch.
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I would put them in pico de gallo with some mangos and cilantro and onions and tomatoes...and other peppers...yum

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my italian mil, frys them in hot oil, then drains them. adds some tomato sauce to a little of the oil, and some fresh basil, some salt, maybe some garlic. cooks the sauce a few minutes and then adds the peppers back. it is delicious. but don't cook the peppers too long or they get very bitter.

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I've used them to make chile rellenos. The peppers are stuffed with some cheese, beans, or whatever you want and then fried in an egg batter. You could do a search to find the recipe or I can dig it up if you are interested.
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