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Desserts & Breads
Desserts & Breads

Abuelita Chimichangas

Abuelita Chimichangas
15 min
15 min
6 servings
  • Try a sweet twist on traditional chimichangas this winter. A lighter, baked version, this one-of-a-kind Abuelita Chimichangas dessert features sliced bananas coated in cinnamon chocolate syrup, wrapped in a delicate pastry dough.
Key Ingredients


  • Nonstick cooking spray
  • 4 medium bananas, sliced
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts (optional)
  • 3 tablespoons NESTLÉ ABUELITA Chocolate Syrup
  • 6 frozen phyllo dough sheets, defrosted according to package directions
  • 1 tablespoon cinnamon-sugar (1 tablespoon granulated sugar plus 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon)

Make It

Step 1
Preheat oven to 350° F. Spray baking sheet with nonstick cooking spray.
Step 2
Combine bananas, nuts and Abuelita syrup in medium bowl; stir gently to coat.
Step 3
Place 1 phyllo sheet on flat kitchen surface. Fold in half; spray with cooking spray. Place about 1/3 cup banana mixture on bottom third of short end of phyllo sheet; spread to within 1 inch from each side. Fold bottom of dough over filling; fold dough in on both sides then roll up burrito-style. Repeat process with remaining phyllo sheets and banana mixture; place on baking sheet seam-side-down. Spray chimichangas with cooking spray; sprinkle evenly with cinnamon-sugar.
Step 4
Bake for 15 to 20 minutes or until golden brown. Serve immediately.

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