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115 Greatest Caribbean Recipes of All Time: A Cookbook of Popular West Indian Cuisine from 26 Caribbean Islands


The most comprehensive Caribbean recipe book, packed full with 115 classic, authentic Caribbean recipes covering 26 Islands. Featuring every Caribbean recipe you have heard of and more! This is the long-awaited follow-up to Grace Barrington-Shaw’s first cookbook; ‘Most Popular Caribbean Recipes Quick & Easy’. Now with her latest book, ‘115 Greatest Caribbean Recipes of All Time’, Grace returns to provide a huge array of fantastic Caribbean cuisine classics, across 26 varied islands. A wide collection of 115 authentic Caribbean recipes This cookbook features 115 authentic Caribbean recipes, well known and loved across the Caribbean and the world. Favorite dishes you’ve either grown up with as a native, experienced on vacation or are yet to experience as part of your dream vacation! 26 Islands represented, each with their unique individual tastes! The extensive choice of dishes demonstrates the historical melting pot of influences from all over the globe, that culminate in the islands’ varying tastes. Included are wonderful islands such as Aruba, Bahamas, Caymans, Curacao, Guadeloupe and Montserrat, as well as the ever-popular islands of Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, Trinidad, Barbados and many others. Grace takes you on a culinary journey across the Caribbean, showcasing each island’s greatest recipes and allowing you to experience fantastically flavorsome signature dishes. Here is a sample of the Caribbean classics that you can expect to create: Aruba: Bolita di Keshi Arepa Banana den Forno Bahamas: Bahama Papa Goombay Smash Cayman Islands: Seared Lionfish Cayman Triangle Cuba: Medianoche Ropa Vieja Cubano Haiti: Poule en Sauce Sos Pwa Barbados: Cou Cou Flying Fish Jamaica: Jerk Chicken Ackee and Saltfish Carrot Juice Puerto Rico: Mofongo Chicken Asopao And so many more! Are you searching for Caribbean recipes, from a wider variety of islands? Every effort has been made to cover West Indian food in its entirety, rather than to focus on the usual islands. Here, you can discover the favorite foods of Islands such as Montserrat, Netherlands Islands, Saint Barthelemy, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Martin & St Maarten, Turks and Caicos and US Virgin Islands. This is your ultimate collection of West Indian classical cuisine. Treat this enormous 115 recipe collection as your ultimate Caribbean recipe bible. Re-create many styles of the West Indian vibe in your own home, with easy to follow recipes. Surprise and tantalize loved ones and find dishes that the whole family will enjoy. With 115 recipes from 26 Islands, you will never be bored of the Caribbean… Choose your island and transport yourself to paradise.

A Cookbook for Professionals: A guide book to Contemporary Caribbean Cuisine: 1

This initial offering is a sampler of the content that will follow. This Culinary Text Book is aimed at educators who wish to learn more about the authentic modern Caribbean Cuisine. It can also be of interest to chefs and cooks around the world who would like to get the flavour of the Caribbean into their kitchens. This book will be completed in segments. 3 chapters will be published and available through Create Space every three months – beginning in August 2013. A full list of the chapters to come can be found in the sampler. For more information about the project visit

A Taste of Cuba: A Journey Through Cuba and Its Savory Cuisine, Includes 75 Authentic Recipes from the Country’s Top…


From the leading photographer of Cuba, A Taste of Cuba is a stunning culinary and visual journey through Cuba that presents 75 authentic, never-before-shared recipes from the world’s most inventive chefs. In a country shrouded in secrecy, a mouthwatering, but little-known food scene thrives. A Taste of Cuba offers unprecedented access into the kitchens of Cuba’s top chefs, where the country’s most delectable dishes are created and where the chefs share for the very first time, their brilliant techniques, inspiration, and best recipes.Renowned Cuba photographer Cynthia Carris Alonso and her Cuban husband, José Luis Alonso, take you with them on their ride through Havana and around the country, as they stop in Cuba’s twenty top paladares—private, family owned establishments. Inside you’ll see how Cuban chefs are world-class, resourceful, and inventive, adapting their dishes based on the changing ingredients available on the market. Between visits with the chefs, you’ll walk the streets of Cuba, experiencing its vibrant, colorful culture and seeing its lush landscapes up close.A Taste of Cuba offers seventy-five original recipes supplied by Cuba’s top chefs, tested and translated for an American kitchen by chef Valerie Feigen, allowing you to make staples such as ropa vieja, frijoles negros, and maduros—stewed beef, black beans, and sweet plantains—as well as for more elaborate dishes, such as eggplant caviar, fish tacos, and ham croquettes. It shares the recipe for La Cocina de Lilliam’s life-changing bread, sweets such as dreamy alfajores con dulce de leche, Cuba’s famous coffees, mojitos, and juices, and Ernest Hemingway’s papa doble daiquiri of legend.

A Taste of Cuba: Recipes from the Cuban-American Community


It is said that Cuban food reflects the Cuban spirit–a hearty appetite for the sweetness and richness of life, and a respect for tradition spiced with the spark of adventure. Here are enticing spiced fish and seafood dishes: sweet, creamy flans; savory paella; warm, hearty black beans and rice; and tropical rum drinks. You’ll find almost 200 recipes for appetizers, soups, salads, breads, entrees, vegetables, desserts, and drinks that celebrate the colorful cuisine of Cuba, bringing its flavorful, tropical tastes to your table. Cuban cooking honors the melding of Spanish, Portuguese, and indigenous Cuban culinary traditions in dishes that have become uniquely Cuban. There are many recipes for authentic Cuban specialties, such as pasteles (spiced meat patties), tostones (fried green plantains), churros (fried dough with sugar), and refreshing batidos (fruit milkshakes), as well as gourmet-style recipes for the contemporary Caribbean dishes found in Cuban restaurants. Included too, is an invaluable guide to finding uniquely Cuban ingredients, such as plantain, yucca, malaga, and calabaza. A Taste of Cuba is flavorsome testimony to the ever-growing popularity of Cuban cuisine!

A Taste of Haiti (Hippocrene Cookbook Library)


With African, French, Arabic and Amerindian influences, the food and culture of Haiti are fascinating subjects to explore. From the days of slavery to present times, traditional Haitian cuisine has relied upon staples like root vegetables, pork, fish, and flavour enhancers like Pikliz (picklese, or hot pepper vinegar) and Zepis (ground spices). This cookbook offers over 100 Haitian recipes, including traditional holiday foods and the author’s favourite drinks and desserts. Information on Haiti’s history, holidays and celebrations, necessary food staples, and cooking methods will guide the home chef on a culinary adventure to this beautiful island. Recipe titles are given in English, Creole, and French.

Abuela’s Secret Cookbook: 28 Recipes for Authentic Mouthwatering Cuisines from: Puerto Rico, Cuba, Jamaica, and Mexico


Remember going to abuela’s house for dinner on the weekends? You could always depend on her having a delicious dish ready for you on the dinner table! Well, in ” Abuela’s Secret Cookbook” you will find the easy steps and ingredients for those nostalgic dishes abuela would make! Main dishes, drinks, and the all famous Puertorican base seasoning “Sofrito” recipes are included in the ultimate cookbook guide!

African and Caribbean Cookbook 2: Tales and Recipes from the Motherland


We hope you’ll enjoy cooking and sampling these different recipes from parents living in the UK who link their favourite foods with happy memories of life back home in Africa or Caribbean Islands. Each person tells a tale about their recipe. Tales & Recipes from the Motherland Book 2 captures the spices and flavours of African and Caribbean dishes. Each recipe contains pictures with a step-by-step guide and you can have a go at preparing ETO from Ghana, Poisson Braisé from Ivory Coast, Dutty Girl from Jamaica, Nigerian Banga Soup, Fumbia from DR Congo, Saturday Soup from Barbados, Rice with Peanut Butter from Zimbabwe, Cameroon Pepper Soup or a typical Zambia family meal. Proceeds from sale of the books will go towards helping more African and Caribbean children with post 16 education into Universities.

Afro-vegan: Farm-fresh African, Caribbean, and Southern Food Remixed: Farm-Fresh African, Caribbean, and Southern…


African, Caribbean, and southern food are all known and loved as vibrant and flavor-packed cuisines. In Afro-Vegan, renowned chef and food justice activist Bryant Terry reworks and remixes the favorite staples, ingredients, and classic dishes of the African Diaspora to present wholly new, creative culinary combinations that will amaze vegans, vegetarians, and omnivores alike. Blending these colorful cuisines results in delicious recipes like Smashed Potatoes, Peas, and Corn with Chile-Garlic Oil, a recipe inspired by the Kenyan dish irio, and Cinnamon-Soaked Wheat Berry Salad with dried apricots, carrots, and almonds, which is based on a Moroccan tagine. Creamy Coconut-Cashew Soup with Okra, Corn, and Tomatoes pays homage to a popular Brazilian dish while incorporating classic Southern ingredients, and Crispy Teff and Grit Cakes with Eggplant, Tomatoes, and Peanuts combines the Ethiopian grain teff with stone-ground corn grits from the Deep South and North African zalook dip. There’s perfect potluck fare, such as the simple, warming, and intensely flavored Collard Greens and Cabbage with Lots of Garlic, and the Caribbean-inspired Cocoa Spice  Cake with Crystallized Ginger and Coconut-Chocolate Ganache, plus a refreshing Roselle-Rooibos Drink that will satisfy any sweet tooth. With more than 100 modern and delicious dishes that draw on Terry’s personal memories as well as the history of food that has traveled from the African continent, Afro-Vegan takes you on an international food journey. Accompanying the recipes are Terry’s insights about building community around food, along with suggested music tracks from around the world and book recommendations. For anyone interested in improving their well-being, Afro-Vegan’s groundbreaking recipes offer innovative, plant-based global cuisine that is fresh, healthy, and forges a new direction in vegan cooking.

Ainsley’s Caribbean Kitchen: Delicious feelgood cooking from the sunshine islands. All the recipes from the major ITV…


“I can’t recommend this book highly enough. Never pretentious, always fun, it reflects Ainsley Harriott’s persona wonderfully.” The Telegraph on SaturdayThe stunning official tie-in to Ainsley’s major ITV1 show includes all the recipes from the series. Join the nation’s favourite TV cook on his food adventure. Ainsley Harriott is going back to his roots to uncover the best-kept secrets and simple dishes of Caribbean home cooking in this ultimate feel-good cookbook. Among the brand-new, mouthwatering recipes that are featured on the show, there will be over 80 dishes inspired by the diverse culture and the rich food heritage of these much-loved islands. You’ll find light dishes and snacks such as Crab and chilli cornbread muffins and Chickpea and plantain patties; flavoursome main meals including Grilled chicken roti wrap with mango dressing and Grilled lamb cutlets with green herb yoghurt; not forgetting indulgent desserts and cocktails including White chocolate, rum and raspberry crème brulee and Lazy man’s long island iced tea. This stunning cookbook will bring exciting new meals to your family table and transport you to the real Caribbean in your own kitchen.

Ainsley’s Mediterranean Cookbook


Travel the Med without leaving your kitchen.Join national treasure Ainsley Harriott on his culinary journey through the Mediterranean discovering the very best recipes to cook back home. Ainsley’s Mediterranean Cookbook includes all the recipes from his major 10-part ITV1 series. Journeying through Spain, Sardinia, Morocco, Corsica and Jordan, Ainsley shows how easy and enjoyable it can be to make fresh, healthy, delicious meals.From simple salads and dips to everyday favourites like pasta and risottos, satisfying meats, flavoursome vegetarian mains and light fish dishes, Ainsleys’s recipes are perfect for a relaxed gathering of family and friends or hassle-free midweek meal. Recipes include: Corsican mint omeletteMoroccan vegetable and sesame seed parcelsCourgette, lemon and pecorino spaghettiButternut squash and sweet potato tagineNutty pearl couscous with feta and datesAromatic fish pilafPasta shells with sausage, tomato and fennel sauceHazelnut and chocolate cakeOrange and cinnamon hot chocolate

Authentic Cuban Cuisine by Martha


Combining the influence of Spain, Africa, and the Caribbean, Cuban cuisine is as much about family as it is about flavour. This volume brings together more than 100 traditional recipes to provide a culinary tour of classic Cuban foods from starters and salads to mains, meats, and desserts. Created for home cooks by a home cook, the recipes include step-by-step instructions to preparing and presenting such dishes as arroz con pollo (chicken with rice), ropa vieja (shredded beef), poliche (pot roast), flan, and fried sweet ripe plantains. From black beans and ham croquettes to roast pork shoulder with mojo sauce and sweet potato pudding, each entry offers an authentically Cuban gastronomic experience.

Authentic Haitian Recipes: A Complete Cookbook of Island-Style Dish Ideas!


What is it like to enjoy the native dishes of Haiti?What influenced Haitians to prepare their wonderful dishes?If you have never traveled to Haiti, you may not have a clear picture of their cuisine. You could have a sense, knowing that the country is in a tropical area, but many other countries have influenced their food. Haitian foods are Caribbean in taste, to a great degree, and their recipes utilize many of the ingredients indigenous to the area. It also is a Creole type of food, with a blend of many influences. They utilize mixed spices and roots, reflecting their African heritage as well as the complexity of the region. The cuisine of Haiti is sometimes lumped with that of other islands as being Caribbean in nature. But they have their own distinct flavors, too. They use peppers and herbs extensively. Typical dishes include rice with pinto beans, red snapper, marinade, onions and tomatoes. Traditional sauces in Haiti are thinner than that of Cuba and some other countries. They frequently eat chicken, beef and goat meat, as well as oxtail. Their meats are often cooked in marinades with many hot and spicy seasonings. From their meats and seafood to vegetables of all types, Haitian cuisine is delicious to eat and fun to prepare. Turn the page and let’s cook like they do in Haiti…

Authentic Recipes from Jamaica: [Jamaican Cookbook, Over 80 Recipes] (Authentic Recipes Series)


Cook delicious, authentic Jamaican food with this easy-to-follow Jamaican cookbook. Jamaica is the mountainous Caribbean island famed for its coffee and its beaches. But with its abundance of homegrown ingredients and its many cultural influences, it has developed a remarkable cuisine all its own. To visit the Jamaican kitchen is to discover the sumptuous flavors of spicy jerk pork, sweet tropical juices, complex curries and sumptuous desserts. This cookbook offers the island’s best recipes–both the traditional and the new–from Jamaica’s hottest chefs and restaurants, including Norma Shirley of Norma at the Wharfhouse, Everett Wilkerson of the Sans Souci Lido and James Palmer at Strawberry Hill. Authentic Recipes from Jamaica presents over 60 full-color recipes with photographs shot on location. Lively essays by food writers John DeMers and Norma Benghiat on the island’s culture and history, explanations of particular ingredients and easy-to-follow recipes make this the most complete guide to Jamaican cuisine you’ll find. Jamaican recipes include: Pepperpot Baked Plantains Pepper Shrimp Ginger Tamarind Chicken Spinach Salad with Breadfruit Chips Sweet Potato Pone Jamaican Limeade