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…

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…

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…

TRINI CHOW CHOW

#chowchow #trinidad #relish Chow Chow is a MUST HAVE for most Trinis around the end of year holiday season. It’s similar to that of relish and is normally eaten with homemade bread and chicken/beef or on pastelles etc. This recipe is a MUST TRY! INGREDIENTS: 2 medium carrots 2 small onions 1 cup Bodi/yard beans…

TRINI EGGNOG (NON ALCOHOLIC)

This time of year, eggnog becomes a MUST! This easy non alcoholic eggnog is sure to have your taste buds screaming for more! INGREDIENTS: – 6 egg yolks – 2 cups evaporated milk – 1/3 cup condensed milk (can be adjusted) – 1 cup whole milk – 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg – 1/2 tsp JGM…

AVOCADO & CHICKEN SALAD

Here’s a quick and healthy dinner idea for you! INGREDIENTS: – 2 chicken breasts, skinless and boneless (cut into strips) – 1/2 tsp JGM Products all purpose seasoning – 1/4 tsp JGM Products paprika – 2 tbsp red onion, chopped – 3 tsp olive oil – avocado, cut into small cubes ( roughly 1 1/2…

SALMON CAKES/PATTIES

Salmon cakes/patties are quite the treat! Enjoy them as an appetizer with a dipping sauce or even as a salmon burger! It’s so easy to make and not to mention, packed with flavor! INGREDIENTS: 1 14oz can salmon 1 cup Panko breadcrumbs 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese 2 eggs 1/2 tsp JGM PRODUCTS Cayenne Pepper (can…

KACHORI/KACHOURIE RECIPE

Kachorie is a fried street food in Trinidad which consists of split peas and chick peas (channa). It’s typically enjoyed with chutney (sweet/peppery sauce). INGREDIENTS: 1 cup dried split peas (soaked) 1 cup split peas (soaked) 1/2 cup all purpose flour 1-2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp saffron powder 1 small onion, minced 1/2 cup…

PHOLOURIE

Pholourie is a quite popular fried street food in Trinidad that is usually enjoyed with mango or tamarind chutney. This would probably be my second favorite fried food (first is doubles lol) INGREDIENTS: 1 cup all purpose flour 1/2 tsp yeast 1/2 tsp brown sugar 1/4 tsp JGM PRODUCTS saffron 1/2 tsp baking powder 1…