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Caribbean Banana Fritters

Banana fritters is a popular Caribbean and African Snack or breakfast food. Ingredients⠀ 4 large super ripe bananas or 1 ½ cup mashed bananas⠀ 3/4 cup Whole Wheat flour⠀ 3/4-1 cup All purpose flour⠀ 2 teaspoon baking powder⠀ 2-4 tablespoons brown sugar⠀ 1 teaspoon nutmeg⠀ ½ teaspoon vanilla⠀ Oil for deep frying⠀ Confection sugar (optional)⠀ […]

Crispy Caribbean Cornbread

Is there anything better than a plate of BBQ with a piece of juicy corn bread? INGREDIENTS knob of lard, for the tin 1 tbsp groundnut oil 4 spring onions, green parts only, finely chopped 1 small red chilli, deseeded and finely sliced 125 g (4½ oz) canned sweetcorn, drained 150 g (5½ oz) cornmeal […]

Caribbean Shrimp Bruschetta

Shrimp cocktail goes Caribbean when paired with allspice and mangoes. INGREDIENTS 1 pound cooked peeled shrimp, coarsely chopped 1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese 1 mango, peeled and chopped (1 cup) 1/4 cup finely chopped red bell pepper 1/4 cup sliced green onion 2 tablespoons lime juice 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice 1/2 teaspoon thyme leaves […]

Beef Empanada

Baked beef empanadas made with puff pastry, so easy and so delicious.  Ingredients 1 package of pre-made pie crust (2 rolls) 1 pound of lean ground beef 1/4 cup diced onions 1/2 medium diced bell pepper, any color 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoons minced garlic 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 […]

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