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Maruya Recipe


How to cook Maruya Recipe.

Maruya Recipe or Banana Fritters Recipe. Another popular Filipino street food that everybody loves. This banana snack is so easy and fast to prepare. A ripe banana slice like a fan and coat in pancake batter and deep fried serve with dipping sauce or vanilla ice cream.



Maruya Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/8 cup sesame seeds
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup fresh or evaporated milk
  • 5 pcs. ripe saba or plantain
  • 1 cup vegetable oil, for frying

Maruya Cooking Instructions:

maruya prep

  • Wash bananas then wipe to dry and peel off the skin. Using a sharp knife cut each banana leaving ¼ margin for times evenly then form a fan. Place in a plate and set aside until needed. Sift together all dry ingredients and mix well. In a separate bowl mix egg, milk and sesame seeds then beat well. Mix dry ingredients into egg mixture and whisk well. In a frying pan, add 1 cup of oil and heat on a low fire. Dip each banana fan on the batter and shake off excess batter then fry in batches to avoid sticking from each other. Fry unil light brown then drain in paper towel.



Best when its still warm and serve with maple syrup or vanilla ice cream.

About pingskie

Hello, I'm Ping Joven welcome to Pinoy Desserts the home of Filipino Dessert Recipes, I love sweets and I love to share my goodies with my family and friends. I’ve spent so much time in our kitchen even though I don’t have formal cooking education, but I cook and bake a lot. I have a large collection of cookbooks. I love watching Foodnetwork Channel & YouTube cooking videos it helps me develop my skills. To my fellow home cooks and home-bakers we should keep doing what we love and enjoy being creative in the kitchen. I also love taking photos of my food but, I’m not a good photographer, so I just hope and pray that my food will make you hungry, so you won’t notice my bad composition LOL. And lastly, please have mercy on my poor writing skills, English subject has always giving me a headache and as I compose this bio I can feel a migraine starts to kick in LOL.Thanks for visiting, have a nice day and may the blessings chase you today!

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