Crab & Rice Recipe

This recipe substitutes local VI land crabs with already prepared crabs. If you are familiar with purging crabs and have access to local crabs, use 5-7 whole crabs instead. You’ll find that this is a very easy and quick dish to prepare. 1 large onion, chopped 2 medium bell pepper […]

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Dinner at Sea Side Inn

Dinner is served…and oh boy was it good!!! If your intention is to have a quick dinner with no attention to utter deliciousness of your meal, then this place is definitely not for you. If you have all night to enjoy an evening with your dinner company and want a […]

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GRANNY’S POUND CAKE

I have been searching for this one and finally found it this weekend among some old family pictures. Every Sunday morning when I was little, we would make this for Sunday dinner. Aside from Garbanzo Bean Soup, it is the one thing that I always remembered. INGREDIENTS 1 cup butter […]

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SOUSE

    INGREDIENTS 3 lbs Pork Pieces (Feet, Tail, Ears, Snout, pork loin) 2 Celery Stalks 1 Onion 3 Bay Leaves 2 Fresh Parsley Sprigs 2 Thyme Sprigs 3 Limes 1 Scotch Bonnet Salt & Black Pepper to taste DIRECTIONS Clean pork thoroughly. Add meat to a stock pot and […]

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SALTFISH FRITTERS

    INGREDIENTS: ½ lb saltfish 2 c flour 2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp salt ½ tsp thyme 1 tbs minced onions 1 clove minced garlic ¼ tsp pepper 2 c water Oil DIRECTIONS: Soak salt fish for several hours to remove most of the salt. Pick saltfish apart […]

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FISH SOUP

    INGREDIENTS 3 lb fish (cleaned) 1 t black pepper 2 t salt 2 T recaito 2 T oil 1 lg diced onion 1 sm diced green bell pepper 1/2 sm diced red bell pepper 1 diced celery stalk 3 sprigs fresh thyme 3 minced garlic cloves 1 diced […]

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CURRY CHICKEN

    INGREDIENTS 3 tbs Chicken (pre-seasoned with 1 tsp salt, 1 tsp curry powder 1/2 tsp thyme, 1/2 tsp oregano, 1/8 tsp black pepper) Canola Oil 1 t oregano 1 t thyme 1 medium onion – chopped 1 celery stalk  – chopped 1/2 green bell pepper – chopped 1/2 red bell pepper –  – chopped 3 cloves […]

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SALTFISH PATE

    PASTRY INGREDIENTS Flour, 4 cups Unsalted butter, 4 tbs Salt, 1/2 tsp 2 t Baking powder 1 tsp sugar Water, 1 cup* FILLING INGREDIENTS 1 lb Saltfish ½ Sweet green pepper (finely chopped) 1 Onion (finely chopped) ½ Celery stalk (finely chopped) 1Garlic clove (minced) 1 T Parsley […]

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COCONUT DUMB BREAD

    INGREDIENTS  2 ½ lbs all-purpose flour 16 oz water ½ c sugar 6 oz evaporated milk 6 oz coconut milk 1 c butter (2 sticks) 1 c shortening 3 tbs baking powder ½ c dried shredded coconut 1 tsp salt DIRECTIONS In a large mixing bowl, combine all […]

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Meat Pate

    For the pastry: Flour, 4 cups Unsalted butter, 4 tbs Salt, 1/2 tsp 2 t Baking powder 1 tsp sugar Water, 1 cup* For the filling: Lean ground beef, 1 lb Sweet green pepper (finely chopped), 1 Onion (finely chopped), 1 Celery stalk (finely chopped), 1 Parsley (minced), […]

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