Yummy Indian Traditional Banana Chips from Kerala. Authentic Recipe of Banana Chips.

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Things to know about Banana Chips Recipe

Banana Chips is a salty snack made with crisp slices of bananas. These are fried in oil and flavored with spices.

Banana Chips are very popular in Kerala. The chips are coated with spices or jaggery. The sweet banana chips are called “Sharkara Upperi”. These are served in a local festival called Onam. The traditional meal called “Sadya” always includes the dish.

Banana Chips are also popular in other countries like Indonesia and America. Some variations of the dish also dip the banana chips in honey.

Agoralia Recipes Traditional Authentic Dishes v017

Yummy Indian Traditional Banana Chips from Kerala. Authentic Recipe of Banana Chips.

Local Recipe Name with Local Characters: बनाना चिप्स
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— General Atributes of This Recipe:

Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Difficulty Easy to Cook
Price Level Normal Price
Main Ingredient Group Fruits
Spice Level No Spicy Recipes
Main Cooking Method Fried, Fried (Deep)


Course Snack
Servings 4 People
Calories / Serving 991 kcal


  • 2 units Raw Banana
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric Powder – Curcuma Powder
  • 4 cups Water
  • 2 cups Oil


  • Slit and peel the bananas.
  • Slice them and transfer them to a bowl. Add salt and turmeric.
  • Pour water and stir the mixture well.
  • Drain the water and deep-fry the mixture in oil on medium flame.
  • Remove after 10 minutes and serve.


Do not let the bananas rest after slicing as they turn black.

The banana should be sliced thin and don’t overcrowd while frying the banana chips.

— Specific Atributes of This Recipe:

Healthy Diet Recipe Vegan Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes
Religious Cooking Halal Recipes


Calories: 991kcalCarbohydrates: 0.3gProtein: 0.03gFat: 112gSaturated Fat: 8gPolyunsaturated Fat: 31gMonounsaturated Fat: 71gTrans Fat: 0.4gSodium: 593mgPotassium: 8mgFiber: 0.1gSugar: 0.1gVitamin A: 0.3IUVitamin C: 0.1mgCalcium: 8mgIron: 0.1mg
Keyword Banana Chips Recipe, Indian Traditional Banana Chips, बनाना चिप्स
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