Sweet Plantain with Guava and Cheese Cake


  • 3-5 ripe sweet plantains
  • 14 oz. guava paste
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup vanilla
  • 1/2 lb mozzarella cheese
  • 1 cup parmesan cheese
  • 1 cup of table cream
  • A pinch of salt.


    • Cut the ends of the plantain.
    • Cut the banana in half and cut the skin on one side of the plantain.
    • Beat the eggs.
    • In a pot, add water and cook the plantain for 15 min.
    • Crush using the plantain crusher and add to a large cup.

    • Add the cream, salt, eggs and stir.
    • Grease a baking dish.
    • Place a layer of mixture of plantains.
    • Add the guava paste
    • Place a layer of mozzarella cheese.
    • Add a second layer of plantain mixture.
    • Add a layer of guava paste.
    • Top with parmesan cheese.
    • Bake for 40 min at 350° F.
    • Let cool and cut into pieces.
    • Enjoy with a cup of Colombian coffee.

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  1. In Puerto Rico, bread pudding is soaked over night in coconut milk and served with a guava rum sauce. In the United States, especially Louisiana, bread puddings are typically sweet and served as dessert with a sweet sauce of some sort, such as whiskey sauce, rum sauce, or caramel sauce, but typically sprinkled with sugar and eaten warm in squares or slices. Sometimes, bread pudding is served warm topped with or alongside a dollop of whipped cream or a scoop of vanilla ice cream .

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