Banana Cacao Boats
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A very easy and luxurious camping treat!
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Recipe type: Dessert
Yield: 1
  • 1 banana, leave peel on
  • 1 Tbsp raw cacao (or cocoa powder)
  • 1-2 tsp coconut oil
  • 1 tsp honey or maple syrup
  • 1 square of aluminum foil, enough to wrap the banana, or a banana leaf or corn husk
Make It Like So
  1. Slice bananas down the middle and pry open a little with a spoon.
  2. Carefully sprinkle in cacao powder, then drop little chunks of coconut oil across the banana, then drizzle honey or maple syrup.
  3. Squeeze banana back together and wrap tightly with foil.
  4. Carefully place in the fire on hot coals, campfire grill or on the BBQ.
  5. Leave for 8-10 minutes or until you start to hear a little sizzling. Give them a few minutes to cool.
  6. Unwrap carefully!
Recipe by Meghan Telpner at