Colombian food: Aborrajados (Ripe Plantain Fritters) This delicious side dish or snack can be prepared in different ways. If you like, you can add some guava paste between the plantains to go along with the cheese.
Piononos de Plátanos Maduros - Recipe & Video (Ripe Plantain Rolls): Salty cheese and ham comes to a pretty awesome pairing when rolled up in the sweeter ripe plantain broiled to caramelized perfection
The cuisine of Zulia, in Venezuela, is full of marvels, and their patacones are unequaled. You can fill the crispy plantain pieces with beef, chicken or even shredded turkey — the important thing is that you're happy. Get a detailed recipe here.