CUCUMBER RAITA

INGREDIENTS: 1 medium cucumber, grated 3/4 cup plain yogurt 1/2 tsp JGM Products roasted geera 1 clove garlic, grated DIRECTIONS: Combine all ingredients listed above. Mix well. Serve chilled with some delightful Chicken Biryani (Hyderabadi Inspired) Check out the video here:

GARLIC NAAN (without yeast)

YIELD: 2 INGREDIENTS: 1 cup all purpose flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 3 gloves garlic, grated 2 tbsp plain yogurt 1 1/2 tbsp vegetable oil 1/4 water (approx.) GARLIC BUTTER SAUCE: 3-4 tbsp melted butter 2 -3 cloves garlic, grated chopped cilantro or chadon beni (culantro) DIRECTIONS: Combine flour, salt, baking powder…

POMMECYTHERE CHUTNEY

This condiment is a favorite with fried snacks in Trinidad. It’s a pretty simple and easy recipe to follow and takes no time at all to make. INGREDIENTS: 1 1/2 lb (approx 15-20) small pommecythere 1 1/2 tbsp brown sugar 6-7 chadon beni/culantro leaves 3 cloves garlic hot pepper (as you like) salt to taste…

POTATO AND CARROT HASH CAKES

INGREDIENTS: 1 pack multigrain Crix (30 crackers) 5 medium potatoes, peeled 1 large carrot 2 eggs Oil for frying (if necessary) JGM PRODUCT DRIED SEASONINGS: Paprika All Purpose Seasoning Garlic Powder Cayenne Pepper Parsley NOTE: Crix is a biscuit/cracker found in Trinidad. It can be used as a substitute for breadcrumbs. If you do not…

BAIGANEE

INGREDIENTS:            FOR BATTER: 1 1/2 cups split peas, soaked overnight 1/2 cup chick peas, soaked overnight 1/4 cup flour 1/4 tsp baking powder 2 tbsp green seasoning 1/2 tsp JGM PRODUCTS Roasted Geera 1/2 tsp JGM PRODUCTS Saffron powder Salt to taste FOR BAIGAN/EGGPLANT: 1medium baigan (eggplant/melongene) 1 tbsp green seasoning 1/2 tsp JGM PRODUCTS…

FRIED POTATO & CHICKEN PIES

YIELD: 6-7  mini potato pies 6-7 mini chicken pies INGREDIENTS: Oil for frying DOUGH: 2 cups all purpose flour 2 tsp baking powder pinch of salt 2/3 cup water (approx.) POTATO FILLING: 2 medium potatoes 1/2 tsp JGM PRODUCTS roasted geera 3 tbsp green seasoning salt and black pepper to taste CHICKEN FILLING: 1 leg…

CHICKPEAS BURGER

INGREDIENTS: 1 tin chickpeas, drained 1 small onion 2-3 cloves garlic 1 pimento (chopped) 1/2 cup Panko Breadcrumbs 1/4 tsp JGM Products Basil 1/2 tsp JGM Products Roasted Geera/Cumin 1/2 tsp JGM Products Complete Seasoning 1/4 tsp JGM Products Cayenne Pepper (can be adjusted) Chadon Beni (culantro) or any fresh herbs (as much as you…

EGG & CHEESE QUESADILLA

Looking for a breakfast idea??? You have got to try this egg and cheese quesadilla! You can add just about anything you want to it! INGREDIENTS: 2 eggs 1 tbsp evaporated milk chopped spinach chopped onions chopped sweet peppers chili flakes JGM Products All Purpose Seasoning ( has salt so you can add accordingly) Check…

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 must 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…