COOKING FOR 4-5 PEOPLE WITH 100TT (15USD) – Budget Meal Idea

Hey guys! Many of you have been asking for budget meal ideas so I decided to do some video specific to BUDGET MEALS! 🙂 Being a Trinidadian, I am inclined to stick to Trini meals but I do hope that in additional to Trini Budget meals, I can provided various types of menus. For 100ttd…

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…

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…

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…