Side Dish

GARLIC ROASTED SWEET POTATOES

Complexity: Medium Ingredients: 3-4 sweet potatoes, peeled and chopped in big chunks 4-5 blades of chives, chopped 6 garlic cloves, minced 1 tbsp chopped parsley Olive oil Salt and pepper to taste Directions: Combine sweet potatoes, with chives, parsley and minced garlic cloves. Drizzle with olive oil and season with [...]

PIGEON PEAS AND MINCED MEAT

Complexity: Easy  Ingredients: 1 lb minced meat (ground beef) Fresh green seasonings, chopped (chives, thyme, shadon beni) 1 small onion, diced 2 cloves garlic ¼ cup ketchup Few dashes Worcestershire sauce 1 tbsp soy sauce Few dashes of pepper sauce (optional) 2 cups cooked pigeon peas Directions: Season minced meat [...]

CALLALOO

Complexity: Medium  Ingredients: 1 bundle callaloo bush 12-14 ochroes ½ lb pumpkin 1 large onion Fresh green seasoning - chive, chadon beni, thyme, celery 3 pimento peppers 2 cloves garlic 1 green hot pepper (scotch bonnet) 2 pieces salted pig tail or salt meat Coconut milk from 1 small coconut [...]

TRADITIONAL MACARONI PIE

Serves: 4 Complexity: Medium  Ingredients: 1 pkg macaroni 3 - 4 cups grated cheddar cheese 1 ½ cups evaporated milk 2 eggs ½ tsp chopped celery 1 tbsp finely grated onion 2 tbsp chopped chives ½ tsp paprika Salt Black pepper Additional grated cheese for top Directions: Boil macaroni in [...]

STEWED LENTIL PEAS

 Ingredients: 2 cups lentil peas 3 tbsps vegetable oil 2 cloves garlic 2 pieces salted pigtail 1 cup pumpkin chopped 1 medium onion, chopped 3 pimentos, chopped 3 chicken bouillon cubes 4 cups water 3 sprigs small thyme 3 blades chives, chopped 2 tbsps chopped celery 2 tomatoes, chopped 1 [...]