VEGETABLE PAKORA RECIPE

Pakora is an Indian fried snack/fritter and made using 2 or 3 of the following ingredients- eggplant, potato, onion, spinach, cauliflower and combining them with a variety of Indian spices, gram flour and then frying. INGREDIENTS: 1 1/2 cups gram flour or chick peas flour 1 medium onion, thinly sliced 2 medium potatoes, peeled and…

WONTON/WANTON SOUP

Wonton soup is a favorite of mine!….It’s a┬ámust have and a must try!!! INGREDIENTS: 1 dozen frozen wontons 1 cup stock (chicken/beef/veggie) 2 – 2 1/2 cups water (can be adjusted) 1 onion, cut into chunks carrots mushrooms 3 cloves garlic, grated 1 pimento, thinly sliced ginger spinach leaves 1/2 tsp dark soy sauce 2…

CHILLI MUSHROOMS

Looking for a spicy but delicious and amazing vegetarian dish??? Try this mushroom recipe! INGREDIENTS: Approx 1/2 lb mushrooms FOR BATTER: 1 tsp JGM Products Garlic Powder 1 tsp JGM Products Ground Chilies 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp JGM Products Black Pepper 1 21/1 tsp corn starch 1 cup all purpose flour TO BE USED…

BAKED Mac/Cheese and Ground Beef | Beef Casserole

Who doesn’t love meat with mac and cheese!!! Adding some ground beef to our traditional Trini macaroni pie is the perfect comfort dish!!! INGREDIENTS: 150g large elbows 2 cups grated cheddar cheese ( 1/2 cup for top of pie) 3 tbsp tomato paste 1 cup minced beef (or any other minced meat) 1 tbsp flour…

CHICKEN TENDERS & FRIES

This is comfort food that you can’t resist! Chicken tenders and fries are perfect for both adults and kids! If you are always on the run and you need a quick and easy meal idea, this is for you! The basic ingredients include chicken breasts that have been de-boned and cut into strips, olive oil,…

SINGAPORE NOODLES WITH CHICKEN

Singapore Noodles is one of my MUST HAVES whenever I am ordering from our local Chinese Restaurant here in Trinidad. If you are feeling adventurous however and would like to try this at home, here are the ingredients: INGREDIENTS: SAUCE: – 3 cloves garlic, grated ginger grated (can use as much as you like) 2…

CURRY CHICKEN PELAU

Pelau is a classic Trini dish! It’s usually made by stewing meat. adding coconut milk. peas, rice, pumpkin, carrots and other ingredients. Curry dishes are also Trini classics so of course the idea of Curry Chicken Pelau came to light. This is not my invention however. It has been around for some time but this…

COCONUT DROPS

Coconut Drops – a sweet coconut snack/dessert item you will love! INGREDIENTS: 1 1/2 cups grated coconut 1 cup all purpose flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 cup raisins 1/2 tsp JGM Products cinnamon 1/4 tsp nutmeg 2 tbsp coconut milk 1 tsp vanilla essence 1/2 cup brown sugar 2 tbsp margarine While experimenting with…

CHICKEN PASTELLE (Non Traditional Trini Method)

End of year season in Trinidad is filled with menu MUST HAVES such as pastelles! This amazingly delicious item consists of corn flour and meat…and is usually wrapped in fig leaf and then steamed or boiled. Unfortunately the fig leaves may not be available and many people opt for the use of foil. This recipe/video…

WHOLE ROAST CHICKEN

This is super easy and delicious recipe for a whole roasted chicken is a MUST TRY! INGREDIENTS: 1 2 1/2 lb whole chicken 4 tbsp unsalted butter 1 tbsp JGM Products MSG Free All Purpose Seasoning 1 tbsp JGM Products paprika 1 tbsp JGM Products garlic powder 1 tsp JGM Products cayenne pepper 1 tbsp…