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Under 30 Minutes

Under 30 Minutes

Banana-Caramel Sauce

This sauce tastes great on Buttermilk Waffles.

  • prep: 5 mins
    total time: 10 mins


  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 2 thinly sliced bananas


  1. Step 1

    In a large skillet, heat sugar with water, stirring to dissolve sugar. Boil (without stirring) until golden brown, 5 to 8 minutes.

  2. Step 2

    Immediately add heavy cream and butter (mixture may sputter and clump); cook, stirring, until smooth. Add thinly sliced bananas; stir to coat.

Everyday Food, September 2008