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Tastes of Hawaii Recipe – Banana Split Pie with Macadamia Crust From Kauai’s Old Plantation Days

Week 33 – Banana Split Pie with Macadamia Crust!

Banana Split Pie With Macadamia Crust Recipe

Keep macadamia crust recipe handy as you will use it often:

Macadamia Graham Cracker Crust

  • ¼ cup macadamia nuts
  • 1 cup graham cracker crumbs
  • ¼ cup butter, softened
  • ¼ cup sugar

Directions

Finely chop mac nuts. Combine mac nuts, graham cracker crumbs, butter, and sugar. Blend well. Press into 9 inch pie pan. Chill. Makes one 9-inch crust.

Banana Split Pie

  • 1 quart vanilla ice cream, softened
  • ½ cup pineapple preserves
  • Macadamia nut graham cracker crust
  • Chocolate sauce
  • Strawberries, sliced
  • 1 banana, thinly sliced
  • Whipped cream

Directions

Combine softened ice cream and pineapple preserves, mix well. Spoon into pie crust. Freeze. Cut into wedges and serve with bowls of chocolate sauce, slices strawberries, sliced bananas, and whipped cream. Makes 6 to 8 servings.

As I mentioned in my first recipe blog, Hawaii is a wonderful mix of cultures and each of these peoples brought with them their customs and foods. The early plantation days saw these combining cultures creating foods that are unique only to Hawaii. We thank these early pioneers who planted and nurtured these plantation fields and created many of these amazing recipes.

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Marisa Kagan, RA

April 8, 2012

Wow!! This might be the best recipe contribution yet!!! I am definitely going to try this one.

Marisa Kagan, RA

April 8, 2012

Wow!! This might be the best recipe contribution yet!!! I am definitely going to try this one.

Carol Andrews

April 10, 2012

I aways have a sweet tooth after reading your blogs! I am going to have to save reading your articles until I have eaten so I stop getting cravings! Great receipe ideas…
Aloha,
Carol

Carol Andrews

April 10, 2012

I aways have a sweet tooth after reading your blogs! I am going to have to save reading your articles until I have eaten so I stop getting cravings! Great receipe ideas…
Aloha,
Carol

Lucy Adams, RS

May 27, 2012

This is one of those recipes that people will ask you to bring to every party they invite you to!

Lucy Adams, RS

May 27, 2012

This is one of those recipes that people will ask you to bring to every party they invite you to!

Lucy Adams, RS

July 13, 2012

Some of our landmark hotels became the “talk of the town” with desserts like this one.

Lucy Adams, RS

July 13, 2012

Some of our landmark hotels became the “talk of the town” with desserts like this one.

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