Category: Culinary Delights

Mofongo

3 light green plantains Vegetable or peanut oil (for frying) 4 garlic cloves, peeled 2 tablespoons olive oil 4 ounces chicharrones (cracklings) Salt (optional) Chopped…

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Piri Piri

2 red chile peppers1 cup olive oilZest of 1 lemon1 bay leaf Combine chile peppers with olive oil, zest and bay leaf in a jar…

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Trinidadian Curry Powder

4 tablespoons cumin seeds2 tablespoons whole coriander seeds1 tablespoon cloves1 tablespoon poppy seeds1 tablespoon mustard seeds2 tablespoons ground cayenne pepper2 tablespoons ground cinnamon2 tablespoons star…

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Marinated Shrimp Salad

4 cup water1 tablespoon salt1 pound raw shrimp, shelled, de-veined1 cup vegetable oil1/3 cup lime juice2 tablespoons minced parsley1/2 teaspoon salt4 scallions (with tops), thinly…

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Curried Fish Steaks

3 tablespoons oil or fat2 tablespoons chopped onion1 clove garlic2 tablespoons curry powder1 cup water or coconut milkA little lime juicePiece of green mangoSalt, to…

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