Dodo and Ata Din Din: Fried Plantains with Stewed Tomato, Onion, and Bell Pepper Sauce Recipe by Tunde Wey | Yummly
AboutCareersContact UsFAQs
BookmarkletYum Button

Dodo and Ata Din Din: Fried Plantains with Stewed Tomato, Onion, and Bell Pepper Sauce

TUNDE WEY(1)
23Ingredients
100Minutes
Read Directions
Add to Meal Planner

Add to Meal Planner

Description

Make ata din din sauce from scratch, then slice plantains family-style or bite-size for a party and deep-fry them in light oil. Serve this quick protein-filled vegan dish with rice or beans.

Ingredients

US|METRIC
2 SERVINGS
  • 2 pounds red bell peppers (or tatashe if you can find them)
  • 2 pounds tomatoes
  • 1 red onion (for purée)
  • 1 habanero chile (or substitute with ata rodo, also known as Scotch bonnet)
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 1 red onion (for sautéing)
  • neutral-flavored cooking oil (such as peanut, vegetable, canola, safflower, or corn, for sautéing onions)
  • 3 fresh bay leaves
  • 1 tablespoon whole iru (fermented locust beans)
  • 1 teaspoon powdered iru (fermented locust beans)
  • 4 cups neutral-flavored cooking oil (such as peanut, vegetable, canola, safflower, or corn, for vegetable purée)
  • 1 pinch fennel seeds
  • 1 teaspoon dried rosemary
  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon bird's eye chili powder (also known as Thai chili)
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground coriander
  • 1 tablespoon kosher salt (more if needed)
  • neutral-flavored cooking oil (such as peanut, vegetable, canola, safflower, or corn, for frying plantains)
  • 6 plantains (ripe)
  • 1 tablespoon salt (for plantains)
  • rice (for serving)
  • beans (for serving)
  • Did you make this?
    Add All to Shopping List
    Add to Meal Planner

    Reviews(1)

    Keith Dewees 8 months ago
    The plantains were as near to perfection as a first-timer could make them. I put the dish on the table and sat down to eat. I saw the layer of oil in the plate and my appetite left the room. Unless I can significantly cut the oil content this recipe will not be repeated!

    PlanShop