Bananas Foster Pie

Recipe Rating:
 3 Ratings
Serves: 8 servings
Prep Time:
Cook Time:
Cooking Method: Bake


1 1/2 c crushed vanilla wafers (about 45 wafers)
1/4 c butter, melted (i used an addt'l tbsp.)
2 Tbsp butter
1/3 c all purpose flour
2/3 c packed brown sugar
3/4 tsp ground cinnamon
1/4 tsp salt
1/4 tsp ground nutmeg
2 c 2% milk
4 medium egg yolks
1/3 c creamy peanut butter
1 Tbsp dark rum (i used an extract)
3 medium bananas
1 Tbsp vanilla extract
whipped cream, caramel syrup and chopped nuts

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Kim Biegacki Recipe
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Boardman, OH (pop. 66,982)
Member Since Apr 2011
Kim's notes for this recipe:
This pie is truly unique. It is very flavorful, rich, creamy and you are sure to have bananas with every bite. You'll love the crunchy vanilla wafer crust too. It is not a strong taste of peanut butter but rather more spicy with cinnamon, rum and nutmeg.

If I get a better description I will add it. LOL...I am at a loss of words because it is so different. My husband & I really enjoyed it and tomorrow my parents and family will be trying it as well. I will let you know what they say.

A great addition to any festivities that you may have.
This is another recipe from a Christmas cookbook that I have.
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Combine the wafer crumbs and butter; press onto the bottom and up the sides of a greased 9-inch pie plate. Bake at 350 for 8-10 minutes or until crust is lightly browned. Cool on a wire rack.
In a large saucepan, melt butter. Stir in the flour, brown sugar, cinnamon, salt and nutmeg until smooth. Gradually add milk. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Remove from the heat.
Stir a small amount of hot filling into egg yolks; then return mixture to the pan, stirring constantly. Bring to a gentle boil; cook and stir 2 minutes longer. Remove from the heat. Stir in the peanut butter, rum and vanilla. Slice bananas into the crust; pour filling over top.
Refrigerate for 3 hours or until set. Garnish as desired with whipped cream, caramel syrup and nuts. Store leftovers in the refrigerator.

(This pie sets up quickly.)
Saving a slice for you! Coffee's brewing and your plate is waiting. hehe

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user Cin Straw's Kitchen NanatomyGrandsismyPassion - Sep 18, 2011
KimmieSue...what acute pie,thanks for sharing.
user Pat Duran kitchenchatter - Sep 18, 2011
This sounds real good for that special occasion . Thanks for sharing.
user NIKKI SMITH adorefood - Sep 18, 2011
Yummo, my teeth are screamy to bite into that right now. A must keep for my recipe box...:)
user Mary Raines cookinwmary - Sep 19, 2011
OMGsh !!!!!!!!!!!! THAT LOOKS BOMB !!!

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