Posts Tagged ‘Caribbean’

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Santo Domingo - Building

I’ve been feeling very nostalgic about the Caribbean these past few days, if not weeks. The warm weather, the blue skies, the music, the colors and the food. It made me look over an old post I did about Santo Domingo, which made me realize that I didn’t post half of the awesome pictures I (or “Juan”) […]

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Trinidadian Browning - caramello scuro caraibico - finished

Browning sauce is the secret ingredient in Caribbean cooking. It’s the unknown something that adds depth and richness in dishes from stew beef to black cake. Making it is simple. All you need is two ingredients, sugar and water. Plus two utensils a good heavy (stainless steel) pot and a wooden spoon. The important thing […]

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Trinidadian Black Cake - Cupcakes - 2

(versione in italiano sotto) This is the recipe for black cake, a traditional Caribbean cake for Christmas and weddings. It’s a perfect homemade holiday gift because it can be made in advance and stored at room temperature for days if not years. Just keep on adding rum from time to time as a natural preservative […]

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