HOMEMADE PEPPER SAUCE

Most, if not all Trinidadian households must have a bottle of homemade pepper! It’s a given! I would admit that I prefer eating with raw pepper but having some homemade pepper on hand comes in quite handy sometimes! Here’s my recipe. INGREDIENTS: 15 hot peppers 5 cloves of garlic 5 large chadon beni leaves (culantro)…

Fish in Creamy Tomato and Spinach Sauce

Putting together dishes using items I already have on hand is simply exciting for me! I usually always have fish in my freezer since my husband loves fishing so I figured why not use fish and the extra spinach in my fridge to put together this fish in creamy sauce and include the spinach! I’m…

CREAMY CHEESY LOBSTER PASTA

Husband and I cooked lobster for the first time ever and with the extra lobster we had on hand, I decided to put together this delightful cheesy lobster pasta for you! SERVINGS: 3-4 INGREDIENTS: 1 cup cooked lobster 2 cups penne pasta 1 small onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, grated 1/2 cup cooking cream 1/2…

MONGOLIAN STYLE CHICKEN

Homemade Chinese inspired dishes are the best! Here’s an easy recipe for you! SERVINGS: 4 INGREDIENTS: 4 chicken breast, boneless and skinless, cut into chunks 1/4 cup + 2 tsp corn starch (divided use) 2 large onions, cut into chunks 4 cloves garlic, grated 1 1/2tsp ginger, grated 1/4 cup low sodium soy sauce 1/2…

BREAKFAST ROLLS

These breakfast rolls are ideal ‘on the go’ snacks for kids and adults. I used the dough that I would usually use to make bread, added some eggs, spinach, cheese and hot dogs, rolled it all up then sliced and baked them. YIELD: Approx. 24 rolls (can vary depending on the thickness) INGREDIENTS: FOR DOUGH:…

CHICKEN PIZZA ROLLS

These pizza rolls are ideal for any events like birthday parties or any gatherings. YIELD: 12 pizza rolls INGREDIENTS: DOUGH: 2 cups all purpose flour 1 tbsp yeast 1 tsp sugar pinch of salt 1/2 cup vegetable oil Warm water (as needed) FILLING: 1 cup minced chicken 1-2 tbsp olive oil 1/2 tsp JGM Products…

PIGEON PEAS AND RICE WITH CURRY GOAT

This classic combo is a favorite of mine! Peas and rice with curry goat. SERVINGS: 3 INGREDIENTS: PIGEON PEAS AND RICE: 1 cup parboiled rice 1 cup canned pigeon peas, rinsed and drained 1/2 cup coconut milk 1 1/2 – 2 cups water or as needed 1 small onion, sliced 2 cloves garlic, grated Salt…

CURRY VEGETABLE RICE

Vegetable rice is a great dish that includes both carbs and veggies but what about adding some curry to it? Why not? This curry vegetable rice using basmati rice is super easy to prepare and of course filled with flavor! YIELD: 3-4 servings INGREDIENTS: 1 cup basmati rice 1 cup frozen vegetables 1 small onion,…

STEAM FISH IN COCONUT MILK

There are so many ways that we can prepare fish. They are also so many different types of fish that we can actually cook. In this recipe I am going to be using tilapia and I am going to be putting together steamed fish in coconut milk. SERVINGS: 2 INGREDIENTS: 2 medium tilapia fillets 1…

FISH IN TOMATO SAUCE

With so much fish in my freezer I decided to put together some delightful and easy fish recipes for you. Don’t worry, if you don’t eat fish or seafood, you can easily replace the fish with chicken or any other meat. Here’ my easy recipe for fish in tomato sauce. SERVINGS: 2-3 INGREDIENTS: 4 small/medium…