Banoffee Pie Recipe

This quick and easy banoffee pie recipe combines a crunchy biscuit crust, sweet caramel topping, thick slices of fresh banana and lashings of whipped cream.

Difficulty

Easy

Prep Time

20 minutes plus 1hr for crust to set

Cooking Time

Serves

8

Recipe Ingredients

  • 200g digestive biscuits or tennis biscuits
  • 150g SPAR butter, melted
  • 1 can caramel treat
  • 3 small SPAR Freshline bananas, sliced
  • 300ml cream
  • 10g dark chocolate

Recipe Method

  1. Crush the biscuits into fine crumbs, either by hand using a wooden spoon or in a food processor.
  2. Mix the biscuits with the melted butter until fully combined.
  3. Pour the mixture into a 23cm loose bottomed tart tin and spread even onto the base.
  4. Push down with the back of a spoon to smooth the surface and chill in the fridge for an hour.
  5. In a bowl, beat the caramel treat to loosen.
  6. Spread it out evenly onto the biscuit base using the back of a spoon or palette knife.
  7. Gently place the chopped banana into the top of the caramel until the base is covered. Put in the fridge.
  8. Whip the cream until smooth and thick.
  9. Take the pie out of the fridge and spoon the whipped cream on top of the bananas.
  10. Grate the dark chocolate over the cream and serve.

Hints & Tips

You can make your own dulce de leche caramel topping by placing a can of sweetened condensed milk into a small pot, covering with water and bringing to the boil and then simmering for 2hrs. Remove the can with tongs and leave to cool before opening and using.