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Caribbean Cuisine and Food Culture


The Caribbean islands and countries include Cuba, Curacao, Dominica, Dominican Republic, French Antilles, Guadeloupe and Martinique, Haiti, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, and The Virgin Islands. The regions common food is basically seafood, chicken and coconut. The most served recipes like jerk and callaloo unite these islands into a heterogeneous culinary paradise. Caribbean Cuisine takes its influences from African, Indian, Chinese and European communities.

Caribbean Cooking uses lots of herbs and spices that are blended together to form a marinade for meats, whilst vegetables are steamed or roasted with a minimum of flavorings depending on the dish being prepared. Caribbean Islands bring a unique ethnic collection of foods blended with herbs and spices. These recipes have evolved through the years because of the various cultural influences including the Arawak Indians and the Maroons. The Caribbean Dishes are subtle in taste, subtle in flavor, reflecting years of cross cultural influences.

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Carribbean Cocktails
Arrow Coconut Eggnog Arrow Jamaican Rum Punch
Arrow Mojito Arrow Mojito 2
Arrow Puerto Rican Coquito Arrow Puerto Rican Egg Nog
 
Main Dish Poultry
Jerk Chicken with Rice
Arrow Puerto Rican Chicken and Rice Stew Arrow Caribbean Honey-Spiced Chicken with Mango
Arrow Sancocho Arrow Chicken and Vegetable Stew
Arrow Jamaican Stewed Chicken Arrow Caribbean Chicken and Rice
Arrow Chicken in Almond Sauce    

Caribbean Food, Spices, Ingredients & Special Recipes


The essence of Caribbean cooking is found in the use of fresh foods which are enhanced by island spices and herbs. Caribbean Cooking offers distinctive flavors through the spices and other ingredients like mangoes, coconut, lime, cassava, papaya, yam, guava, and peppers. Lime is one of the most popular ways of marinating fish and a popular dish is Ceviche, which is seafood cooked with the aid of citric juices and seasoned with herbs and onions.  Caribbean cooking is not merely delicious it is also unique from one island to another. Each Caribbean Island has developed its own technique and style of cooking food.

The food in the Caribbean is as wide-ranging from the entire island like, the Bahamas is known for the conch recipes. Cuba is famous for black beans and rice. Jamaica is the home of jerk cooking and seasoning. Barbados means fried fish and cou cou. Puerto Rico comes closer to home with chicken and rice. The French Caribbean Carole Dishes is similar to the French cooking methods. Caribbean Curries are found in the Trinidad. In Caribbean cooking, coconut milk is the basis of several stews and sauces. Most favorite ingredient of Caribbean cooking that is used in marinades, desserts, sauces, and soups - rum.

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Caribbean Shrimp Salad
Arrow Curried Fish Steaks Arrow Marinated Shrimp Salad
Arrow Shrimp Curry, Caribbean Style Arrow Jamaican Codfish Fritters
 
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Hot n Sweet Sauce
Arrow Adobo 1 Arrow Adobo 2
Arrow Adobo 3 Arrow Jamaican Jerk Paste
Arrow Jamaican Jerk Sauce Arrow Mango Preserves
Arrow Piri Piri Arrow Sofrito
Arrow Sofrito Arrow Trinidadian Curry Powder

Caribbean Specialty Cookwares and Kitchen Supplies


Caribbean cuisine doesn’t require any special cooking equipment. The following specialty pots, pans and utensils will helps preparing favorite recipes anytime. The Caribbean Cookwares are the homemade hand-fashioned kitchen utensils. Just after the European influence in this part of the world these people started using entirely different sets of cookwares like the copper utensils. The Caribbean Crockery items includes ceramic containers, pottery utensils, clay crock pots, are the style of cookery that is often flavorful and inviting.

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Carribbean Jerk Dish
Arrow Caribbean Jerk Pork Chops Arrow Cuban Roasted Pork
Arrow Havana Pork Tenderloin Arrow Jamaican Beef Patties
Arrow Mango-Marinated Beef Kabobs Arrow Masitas de Cerdo
Arrow Puerto Rican Beef Stew Arrow Puerto Rican Pork Roast
Arrow Roast Pork a la Criolla Arrow Vaca Frita
Arrow Haitian Bread Arrow Pork with Rice and Olives
Arrow Caribbean Jerk Pork Chops Arrow Chicken and Vegetable Stew
Arrow Cuban Roasted Pork Arrow Cuban Tamales
Arrow Jamaican Beef Patties Arrow Jamaican Stewed Chicken
Arrow Mango-Marinated Beef
Eggplant
Arrow Caribbean Honey-Spiced Chicken with Mango
Arrow Tail on Fire Oxtail Stew Arrow Masitas de Cerdo
Arrow Puerto Rican Beef Stew Arrow Sancocho
Arrow Citrus-Marinated Pork Roast Arrow Cuban Sandwich
 
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Savory Side Dish
Arrow Baked Stuffed Papayas Arrow Conkies
Arrow Corn with Okra and Tomatoes Arrow Hearts of Palm in Tomato Sauce
Arrow Fried Plantains Arrow Fried Ripe Plantains
Arrow Jamaican Rice and Peas Arrow Maduro en Gloria
Arrow Mango Preserves Arrow Mofongo
Arrow Mofongo 2 Arrow Puerto Rican Cheese Fritters
Arrow Rice and Pigeon Peas    
 
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Fresh Pumpking Bread
Arrow Sweet Potato Bread Arrow Cuban Tamales
Arrow jamaican Banana coffee bread Arrow Jamaican Buns
Arrow Banana Bread Arrow Coconut Corn Bread
Arrow Cuban Bread Arrow Jamaican Banana Bread
Arrow Coconut Corn Bread Arrow Haitian Bread
 
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Pineapple with Coconut
Arrow Baked Stuffed Limoncello Arrow Caribbean Pineapple Pie
Arrow Conkies Arrow Coconut Bread Pudding
Arrow Guava Cake Arrow Lime Meringue Pie
Arrow Bananas Baked with Cream Cheese Arrow Tropical Fruit with Chocolate Sauce
Arrow Maduro en Gloria    
 
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